Charles Martin Hall
1863 – 1914
Who was Charles Martin Hall?
Charles Martin Hall was an American inventor, businessman, and chemist. He is best known for his invention in 1886 of an inexpensive method for producing aluminium, which became the first metal to attain widespread use since the prehistoric discovery of iron. He is also notable as the founder of ALCOA.
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