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 (här′grēvz′), Alison 1963-1995.
British mountaineer who was the second person to climb Mt. Everest alone and without supplementary oxygen (1995). She was killed descending from the summit of K2 that same year.


, James Died 1778.
British inventor of the spinning jenny (c. 1764). He patented his device in 1770.
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(Biography) James. died 1778, English inventor of the spinning jenny
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(ˈhɑr grivz)

James, died 1778, English inventor of spinning machinery.
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Noun1.Hargreaves - English inventor of the spinning jenny (1720-1778)
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