Full Name: Cyrus Hall McCormick
Profession: Inventor of the Mechanical Reaper
Why Famous: Founder of the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company, which became part of International Harvester Company in 1902.
- 1858-01-26 Inventor Cyrus Hall McCormick (48) weds Nancy Fowler
- 1834-06-21 American inventor and businessman Cyrus Hall McCormick patents the reaping machine