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    Leo Baekeland


    Leo Henricus Arthur Baekeland FRSEwas a Belgian-American chemist. He is best known for the inventions of Velox photographic paper in 1893 and Bakelite in 1907. He has been called "The Father of the Plastics Industry":13 for his invention of Bakelite, an inexpensive, nonflammable, versatile, and popular plastic, which marked the beginning of the modern plastics industry... (wikipedia)

    • Born in Belgium
    • Died On 2/23/1944

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