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George Beauchamp

1899 - 1941

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George Delmetia Beauchamp (; March 18, 1899 – March 30, 1941) was an American inventor of musical instruments. He is known for designing the first electrically amplified stringed instrument to be marketed commercially. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Beauchamp has received more than 133,257 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. George Beauchamp is the 355th most popular inventor, the 8,756th most popular biography from United States and the 97th most popular American Inventor.

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Among inventors, George Beauchamp ranks 355 out of 354Before him are Harold Eugene Edgerton, Robin Li, Edward Craven Walker, Elizabeth Holmes, Georgy Babakin, and Charles Darrow. After him are Arunachalam Muruganantham, Andy Bechtolsheim, John Whitehurst, Elmer Ambrose Sperry, Lewis Howard Latimer, and Bette Nesmith Graham.

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Among people born in 1899, George Beauchamp ranks 244Before him are Folke Rogard, Adolf Brudes, Hugo Benioff, Alexander Nesmeyanov, Louis Guilloux, and Jean Cugnot. After him are Giorgio Chiavacci, Anders Petersen, Ladislav Vácha, James Wong Howe, Frits Kuipers, and Jobyna Ralston. Among people deceased in 1941, George Beauchamp ranks 166Before him are Hermann Wilker, Gwendoline Eastlake-Smith, Wilhelm Leichum, Hugh Walpole, Freeman Freeman-Thomas, 1st Marquess of Willingdon, and Alexander Afinogenov. After him are Lucien Mérignac, Frederick Moloney, Hamilton Harty, Victor Schertzinger, Frank Waller, and Kalle Jalkanen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George Beauchamp ranks 8,756 out of 18,182Before him are Albert Pinkham Ryder (1847), Peter Segal (1962), Margaret Woodrow Wilson (1886), Max Eastman (1883), Phil Mahre (1957), and Kathryn Crosby (1933). After him are Betsy Brandt (1976), Scott Derrickson (1966), Edith Abbott (1876), Bob Hayes (1942), Eugene J. Martin (1938), and Conrad Nagel (1897).

Among INVENTORS In United States

Among inventors born in United States, George Beauchamp ranks 97Before him are Granville Woods (1856), Alfred Carlton Gilbert (1884), Dean Kamen (1951), Harold Eugene Edgerton (1903), Elizabeth Holmes (1984), and Charles Darrow (1889). After him are Elmer Ambrose Sperry (1860), Lewis Howard Latimer (1848), Bette Nesmith Graham (1924), Frank J. Sprague (1857), Christopher C. Kraft Jr. (1924), and Peter Cooper (1791).