Prof. David Laird Adams M.A., B.D., D.D.

18 Feb 1837 - 2 Aug 1892

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Prof. David Laird Adams M.A., B.D., D.D.

18 Feb 1837 - 2 Aug 1892
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Prof. David Laird Adams M.A., B.D., D.D.

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Grange Cemetery

Beaufort Rd
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland
United Kingdom
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1837
Prof. David Laird Adams M.A., B.D., D.D. was born on 18 Feb 1837
Prof. David Laird Adams M.A., B.D., D.D. was 3 years old when Samuel Morse receives the patent for the telegraph. Samuel Finley Breese Morse was an American painter and inventor. After having established his reputation as a portrait painter, in his middle age Morse contributed to the invention of a single-wire telegraph system based on European telegraphs. He was a co-developer of the Morse code and helped to develop the commercial use of telegraphy.
Prof. David Laird Adams M.A., B.D., D.D. was 23 years old when Petroleum is discovered in Titusville, Pennsylvania leading to the world's first commercially successful oil well. Petroleum is a naturally occurring, yellow-to-black liquid found in geological formations beneath the Earth's surface. It is commonly refined into various types of fuels. Components of petroleum are separated using a technique called fractional distillation, i.e. separation of a liquid mixture into fractions differing in boiling point by means of distillation, typically using a fractionating column.
Prof. David Laird Adams M.A., B.D., D.D. was 24 years old when Abraham Lincoln is elected as the 16th President of United States. Abraham Lincoln was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th President of the United States from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States through the American Civil War—its bloodiest war and perhaps its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis. In doing so, he preserved the Union, abolished slavery, strengthened the federal government, and modernized the economy.
Prof. David Laird Adams M.A., B.D., D.D. was 41 years old when Thomas Edison announces his invention of the phonograph, a machine that can record and play sound. Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production and large-scale teamwork to the process of invention, and is often credited with the creation of the first industrial research laboratory.
Prof. David Laird Adams M.A., B.D., D.D. was 50 years old when Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show opens in London. William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody was an American scout, bison hunter, and showman. He was born in Le Claire, Iowa Territory, but he lived for several years in his father's hometown in Toronto Township, Ontario, Canada, before the family returned to the Midwest and settled in the Kansas Territory.
Prof. David Laird Adams M.A., B.D., D.D. died on 2 Aug 1892 at the age of 55
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