Full Name: Noah Webster
Why Famous: He developed the American Dictionary of the English Language that was first published in 1828.
- 1789-10-26 Lexicographer Noah Webster (31) weds Rebecca Greenleaf
- 1793-12-09 Noah Webster establishes New York's 1st daily newspaper, the "American Minerva"
- 1828-04-14 First American Dictionary: its author Noah Webster registers its copyright for publication