Joseph Marie Jacquard


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Noun1.Joseph Marie Jacquard - French inventor of the Jacquard loom that could automatically weave complicated patterns (1752-1834)Joseph Marie Jacquard - French inventor of the Jacquard loom that could automatically weave complicated patterns (1752-1834)
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Fancy silk ribbon weaving for dresses and bonnets began in the city in about 1700, but when Joseph Marie Jacquard invented his loom in 1804, it was the French who led the way in mass-production of silk woven designs.
The history of computers shows the first programmable device was credited to Joseph Marie Jacquard (1752-1834) of France for inventing the automatic pattern loom.