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10 Inventors Who Were Killed By Their Inventions [Copy link] 中文

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8. Thomas Andrews’s famous creation was also his tomb(1912)

Thomas Andrews was the shipbuilder who created the plans for Titanic. As he had done before, Andrews joined the crew of Titanic, in order to make sure that everything was functioning properly. He was one of the people killed in that fatidic night we all know about. He was one of the heroes of that night, having helped as many people as possible to reach saving boats and having thrown floating devices into the ocean, without thinking to save himself.
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9.  Horace Lason Hunley invented the submarine (1863)

Hunley was the creator of one of the most important inventions of the 19th century, the submarine. Unfortunately, more than half of the crew died when the first submarine was tried. The second time, the entire crew died and Hunley was among them. The third time, the submarine sunk and was not seen again for 132 years.
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10. Alexander Bogdanov tried his famous treatment on himself(1928)

A multi-talented man, Alexander Bogdanov was, among others, a passionate physician who discovered for the first time, the benefits of the blood transfusion. As many other scientists, he experienced this treatment on himself. After 11 successful transfusions, he was mysteriously killed by the 12th. No one knows exactly what happened but some suggest that the blood might have been infected or that the blood he used might have been incompatible to his.
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WHO INVENTED ORAL ENGLISH...
Never Let Anyone Outside The Family Know What You're Thinking.

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Cicci Post time: 2012-2-8 10:46
7.  The creator of a killing device was executed with the help of his very own invention (1581)

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And the Urban Legend tells that Dr. Joseph-Ignace Guillotin, who died of Natural Causes in the Age of 76 was killed by his Invention.

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„Ich ficke wo, wen, und wann ich will, hast du mich verstanden. Auch du könntest ficken, aber du kannst es ja gar nicht, deine deutsche Genauigkeit... verbietet es dir“. Jean-Claude Juncker

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once again....who invented Oral English
Never Let Anyone Outside The Family Know What You're Thinking.

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