John Boyd Dunlop

John Boyd Dunlop

Birth
Dreghorn, North Ayrshire, Scotland
Death 23 Oct 1921 (aged 81)
Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
Burial Blackrock, County Dublin, Ireland
Memorial ID 14739352 · View Source
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Inventor. He developed the first practical pneumatics tire first used for a tricycle, later modified for an automobile. The Dunlop Tire Company bears his name.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 26 Jun 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 14739352
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Boyd Dunlop (5 Feb 1840–23 Oct 1921), Find a Grave Memorial no. 14739352, citing Deansgrange Cemetery, Blackrock, County Dublin, Ireland ; Maintained by Find A Grave .