Hubert Cecil Booth

About Hubert Cecil Booth

Birth Day: July 4, 1871
Birth Place: England
Died On: Jan 14, 1955 (age 83)
Birth Sign: Cancer

Hubert Cecil Booth Net Worth

Hubert Cecil Booth was bornon July 4, 1871 in England. Best known as the inventor of the vacuum cleaner, this English engineer also designed ships for the Royal Navy and Ferris wheels and bridges for numerous European amusement parks.
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💰 Net worth: 35 million

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About

Best known as the Inventor of the vacuum cleaner, this English Engineer also designed ships for the Royal Navy and Ferris wheels and bridges for numerous European amusement parks.

Before Fame

After studying mechanical and civil engineering at London's Central Technical College, he began his career at the Maudslay Sons & Field firm in the Lambeth district of London.

Trivia

He devised his idea for the modern vacuum cleaner after watching a failed railway cleaning demonstration.

Family Life

He married the daughter of flour mill owner Francis Tring Pearce.

Associated With

Building upon the ideas of Booth and W.H. Hoover, Entrepreneur James Dyson designed a bagless vacuum cleaner.