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Who is shankar aabaji bhise?
October 03, 2012 10:58PM
Shankar Abaji Bhise (b. 29th April 1867, Mumbai (India); d. 7th April 1935)
Technologist, Industrialist with 40 US Patents to his credit. Considered as "Indian Edison". He was awarded honorary Doctorate degree at New York in 1927.
He improved printing technology dramatically. He made a prototype of "BHISO TYPE CASTER" and automatic weighing and packing machine. Formulated a soap named Shella. He constructed an automatic cycle stand with a lock. Founder of Tata Bhise Invention Syndicate at London. He was a colorful very versatile personality.