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  1. David Dunbar Buick (September 17, 1854 – March 5, 1929) was a Scottish-born American inventor, widely known for founding the Buick Motor Company. He headed this company and its predecessor from 1899–1906, thereby helping to create one of the most successful nameplates in United States motor vehicle history. Early life, family and education

  2. 3 days ago · David Dunbar Buick, (born Sept. 17, 1854, Arbroath, Scot.—died March 6, 1929, Detroit, Mich., U.S.), pioneer American automobile manufacturer, after whom the Buick line of automobiles is named. Buick was taken to the United States in 1856. His first independent business venture was a company that made plumbing equipment, started in 1884.

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  3. www.history.com › this-day-in-history › david-buick-diesDavid Buick dies - HISTORY

    Nov 13, 2009 · On March 5, 1929, David Dunbar Buick, the founder of the Buick Motor Company, dies in relative obscurity and meager circumstances at the age of 74. In 1908, Buick’s company became the...

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  5. Sep 23, 2018 · Car Culture David Dunbar Buick Founder of the Buick Manufacturing Company, he was a gifted visionary who suffered an ignominious end Jim Donnelly 09/23/2018 Classics In This Article Category: Classics It's probably because he died broke.

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  6. Nov 15, 2021 · As inventors go, David Dunbar Buick is up there with the best of them. During his lifetime, he came up with a lawn-sprinkler system, a toilet flushing device and a way to enamel cast-iron sinks...

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  7. Nov 14, 2021 · 14 November 2021 By Magnus Bennett BBC Scotland News General Motors As inventors go, David Dunbar Buick is up there with the best of them. During his lifetime, he came up with a lawn-sprinkler...

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