Help make Alexa smarter on Alexa Answers. Sign in with Amazon

Food

When was the cotton gin created?

1 Answer

Handheld roller gins had been used in the Indian subcontinent since at earliest AD 500. The Indian worm-gear roller gin was invented sometime around the 16th century. A modern mechanical cotton gin was created by American inventor Eli Whitney in 1793 and patented in 1794.

{{ relativeTimeResolver(1664913477219) }}

LIVE
Points points 3
Rating

Similar Questions
Join Alexa Answers

Help make Alexa smarter and share your knowledge with the world

LEARN MORE

Join Alexa Answers

Help make Alexa smarter and share your knowledge with the world

LEARN MORE