Samuel Colt

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Samuel Colt
Samuel Colt engraving by John Chester Buttre, c1855.jpg
Colt c. 1855
Born19 Julie 1814(1814-07-19)
Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.
Died10 Januar 1862(1862-01-10) (aged 47)
Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.
ThriftInventor, industrialist, businessman, hunter
Net worth$15 million at time o daith[1]
Hauf-marrae(s)Elizabeth Hart Jarvis
RelativesJohn C. Colt (brither)
Caldwell Hart Colt (son)
AwairdsTelford Medal
SignaturSamuel Colt signature 1855.svg

Samuel Colt (/klt/; Julie 19, 1814 – Januar 10, 1862) was an American inventor, industrialist, businessman, an hunter. He foondit Colt's Patent Fire-Arms Manufacturing Company (the day Colt's Manufacturing Company) an made the mass production o the revolver commercially viable.

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