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English: Josiah Wedgwood (July 12, 1730 – January 3, 1795) was an English potter, credited with the industrialization of the manufacture of pottery. Josiah Wedgwood and Sons, shortly Wedgwood, is a British pottery firm, originally founded in 1759 by Josiah Wedgwood, which in 1987 merged with Waterford Crystal, creating Waterford Wedgwood, the Ireland-based luxury brands group.
English potter and founder of the Wedgwood company (1730–1795)
|Date of birth||12 July 1730|
|Date of death||3 January 1795|
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