Edward Davyphysician, scientist
Birthplace: Ottery St. Mary, Devon, England
After studying medicine and beginning a career as a chemist, he became interested in telegraphy. He immigrated to Adelaide, South Australia, in 1838 where he indulged his interest, ultimately inventing the electromagnetic repeater which made wireless telegraphy possible.Died: 1/26/1885
Information Please® Database, © 2007 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.
More on Edward Davy from Infoplease:
- Joseph Edward Davies - Davies, Joseph Edward Davies, Joseph Edward , 1876–1958, American diplomat, b. Watertown, ...
- Edward DAVIES - Edward DAVIES (1779-1853) DAVIES, Edward, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Churchtown, ...
- Davies: meaning and definitions - Davies: Definition and Pronunciation
- D - F - D - F David Dale Marcus Daly Thomas Danforth Herbert Joseph Davenport Edward Davy Charles Gates ...
- Dow Jones Average - Dow Jones Average Dow Jones Average, indicators used to measure and report value changes in ...