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 Howard Robard Hughes, Sr

Howard Robard Hughes, Sr

Birth
Lancaster, Schuyler County, Missouri, USA
Death 14 Jan 1924 (aged 54)
Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
Burial Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
Plot Oakdale Section
Memorial ID 10675573 · View Source
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Inventor. The father of Howard Hughes Jr., he invented the 64 tooth drill bit used to cut through hard rock while drilling for oil, it is still used today. The wealth he accumulated went to his son.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: mike
  • Added: 25 Mar 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10675573
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Howard Robard Hughes, Sr (9 Sep 1869–14 Jan 1924), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10675573, citing Glenwood Cemetery, Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .