Who invented the first magazine?
The Gentleman's Magazine is considers to be the first magazine, which was first published in 1731 in London. Edward Cave the editor of The Gentleman's Magazine was the first to use the term magazine on the analogy of a military warehouse of various materials. The term "magazine" was derived from Arabic word "Makhazin" which means warehouses.
The Worlds first print magazine released was in published in Germany in 1633 by a man named Johann Rist, a theologian and poet of Hamburg. The Gentleman's Magazine, first published in 1731 was considered to have been the first modern magazine published, Benjamin Frankin attempted to publish the first magazine called general magazine but was too late when a American magazine came out three days earlier.