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Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim (5 February 1840 – 24 November 1916) was an American-born British inventor best known as the creator of the first portable fully automatic machine gun, the Maxim gun. Maxim held patents on numerous mechanical devices such as hair-curling irons, a mousetrap, and steam pumps. Maxim laid claim to inventing the lightbulb. Maxim experimented with powered flight; his large aircraft designs were never successful.
Hiram-Maxim by Hiram-Maxim, released 03 March 2015 1. Visceral 2. Can't Stop 3. One 4. Worship The self-titled debut album by Cleveland, Ohio band Hiram-Maxim, is set for a March 3rd release. Named for the 19th-century inventor of the Maxim machine gun, Hiram-Maxim plumb the darkest depths of eerie, drunken psych, in line with Pink Floyd's early jams or the creepiest crawlings of Oxbow and US Maple. Hiram-Maxim's debut consists of four songs, spanning 36 minutes.
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Hiram Maxim: Hiram Maxim, prolific inventor best known for the Maxim machine gun. The eldest son of a farmer who was a locally notable mechanic, Maxim was apprenticed at age 14 to a carriage maker. Exhibiting an early genius for invention, he obtained his first patent in 1866, for a hair-curling iron. Support the truth and unlock all of Britannica’s content. His Maxim Gun Company, founded in 1884, was later absorbed into Vickers, Lt. of which he became a director. In 1900 he became a naturalized British subject, and in 1901 he was knighted by Queen Victoria.