Philip Diehl

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1847 – 1913

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Who was Philip Diehl?

Philip H. Diehl was a German-American mechanical engineer and inventor who held several U.S. patents, including electric incandescent lamps, electric motors for sewing machines and other uses, and ceiling fans. Diehl was a contemporary of Thomas Edison and his inventions caused Edison to reduce the price of his incandescent bulb.

He occasionally spelled his first name 'Phillip'.

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Born
Jan 29, 1847
Fl├Ârsheim-Dalsheim
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  • United States of America
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Died
Apr 7, 1913
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on July 23, 2013

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