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Born: February 12, 1791

Died: April 4, 1883 (aged 92)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Inventor, industrialist, philanthropist

Bio: Peter Cooper was an American industrialist, inventor, philanthropist, and candidate for President of the United States. He designed and built the first steam locomotive in the U.S., and founded the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art in Manhattan, New York City.

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