Saturday, February 25, 2017
Pistol Patent Day
Samuel Colt invented the revolver. A revolver is a pistol with multiple chambers for bullets. In 1835 Colt would patent the pistol in 1835 and then in 1836 he would patent it in the United States.
The pistol had been invented by Samuel Colt He also was awarded a patent #138 for it on February 25th 1836. The patent was for a Colt Revolver with a rotating chamber containing 6 bullets.