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NAMES THE SAME

An eponym is a name or term derived from a persons name.
PRODUCT - INVENTOR
Atanasoff Berry Computer - John Vincent Atanasoff
Bakelite - Leo Baekeland
Bessemer Furnace - Henry Bessemer
Biro (ballpoint pen) - Ladislas Biro
Braille - Louis Braille
Colt revolver – Samuel Colt
Dyson Vacuum Cleaner   James Dyson
Franklin Stove - Benjamin Franklin
Graham Cracker   Sylvester Graham
Hershey Bar   Milton Hershey
Jacquard Loom - Joseph Marie Jacquard
Levi;s (blue jeans)  - Levi Strauss
Nakao Snare - Naomi Nakao
Pupin Inductance Coil -
Michael Pupin
Rubik's Cube - Erno Rubik
Schwinn Bicycle - Ignaz Schwinn
Tesla coil -
Nikola Tesla
Westinghouse air brake -
George Westinghouse
Tupperware - Earl Tupper
Turing Machine - Alan Mathison Turing
Yale Lock - Linus Yale
Zeppelin - Ferdinand Zeppelin
 
COMPANY - INVENTOR
Bell Telephone Company (1877 ) - Alexander Graham Bell
Bissell Inc (1876) - Melville Bissell
Carnegie Steel Company (1872) - Andrew Carnegie
Carrier Air Conditioning (1902) - Willis Haviland Carrier
Disney Brothers Cartoon Studio (1924) - Walt Disney
Dyson Limited - James Dyson
Eastman Kodak Company (1892) - George Eastman
Edison Electric Company (1878) - Thomas Alva Edison
Ford Motor Company (1903) - Henry Ford
Hershey Chocolate Company (1883) - Milton Hershey
The Linde AG (1879) - Carl Linde
Levi Strauss & Company (1853) - Levi Strauss
Nestle Company (1867) -
Henri Nestle
Nobel Company (1865) - Alfred Nobel
Olds Motor Vehicle Company (1897) - Ransom Olds
Earl S. Tupper Company (1938) - Earl Tupper
Westinghouse Air Brake Company (1869) - George Westinghouse
Westinghouse Electric Corporation  (1866) - George Westinghouse
Zeppelin Foundation (1908) - Ferdinand Zeppelin
 
HONORARY TERM - INVENTOR
Ada (computer language) - Augusta Ada Lovelace
Edison effect - Thomas Alva Edison
farad - Michael Faraday
hertz -
Heinrich Hertz
Ohm's Law - Georg Ohm
Pascal (computer language) -
Blaise Pascal
tesla - Nikola Tesla
volt -
Alessandro Volta
watt -
James Watt
 
CITY NAME - INVENTOR
Glidden, Iowa - Joseph Glidden
Hershey, Pennsylvania - Milton Hershey
 
 
 
   
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