back to list

Walter J. Kohler

Kohler Company

1905 - 1937

Fabricated Goods

1900 b. 1875
male
Personal
Born-Died1875 - 1940
BirthplaceWisconsin (WI)
RaceWhite
FatherHead, Same Company
Era - 1900

Kohler is responsible for many plumbing innovations that are part of everyday life. He invented the one-piece, double shell and built-in bath. His plumbing innovations became standard elements in the burgeoning construction industry.