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  (b. 12 July 1854 Waterville, New York, USA   d. 14 March 1932 Rochester, New York, USA )  

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George EASTMAN was born 12 July 1854 in Waterville, New York, USA. George EASTMAN was the child of ?   and   ?

George EASTMAN died 14 March 1932 in Rochester, New York, USA.

Occupation: merican entrepreneur who founded the Eastman Kodak Company and helped to bring the photographic use of roll film into the mainstream

son of George Washington Eastman and Maria Eastman (née Kilbourn)

He never married

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1854 Birth
12 July 1854
Waterville, New York, USA
1884 - Photographic film is invented (George Eastman, United States)

A certificate was filed yesterday in the county clerk's office showing that the capital stock of the Eastman Dry Plate and Film company $200,000, has been fully paid up. The trustees are Henry A. Strong, Edwin O. Sage, J. H. Kent, George Eastman and William H. Walker. The company is preparing to introduce its new discovery, paper dry plates.
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Democrat and Chronicle
Rochester, New York
December 20, 1884
1888 - September 4 – George Eastman registers the trademark Kodak, and receives a patent for his camera which uses roll film.
Philadelphia, Friday, October 26, 1888.
The Kodak Camera is the latest photographic novelty; 100 pictures without a stop. Anybody can do it. To-morrow (Saturday) from 2 to 5 P.M. we shall show how easy it is for a novice to take photographs. Bring your friends. Ask at Optical Goods counter. Juniper street entrance.
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The Times
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
October 26, 1888

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1932 - March 14 – George Eastman, founder of Kodak, commits suicide.

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March 14, 1932
1932 Death
14 March 1932
Rochester, New York, USA

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