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Question 4

THIS INVENTOR received three patents: one for cosmetics (1925) and two for paints and stains (1925 and 1927). None of them were ever for peanut butter, contrary to popular belief.

George Washington Carver [The exact date of his birth is unknown. However, many sources credit him for dying on his birthday.]