Whitcomb Judson Invented Zippers
Zippers was invented in 1890 in Chicago
Also known as zip or zip fastener, Zipper is a mechanical device used to connect two edges of the fabric.
It is a commonly used device for binding the edges of an opening of fabric or other flexible material, like on a garment or a bag. It is used in clothing (e.g., jackets and jeans), luggage and other bags, sporting goods, camping gear (e.g. tents and sleeping bags), and other items. Zippers come in all different sizes, shapes, and colors.