O.M.G. I know we aren't supposed to focus on numbers, but this is pretty sweet. We just hit 80% answered ^_^
However, now that more people know that upvoting an answer makes an question "answered", DON'T GO UPVOTING ALL THE ANSWERS IN SIGHT. We are going for quality, and upvote only those answers which you deem worthy, and high quality. Not this that and the other one, along with its Great Uncle twice removed.
Thomas Crapper (baptised 28 September 1836; died 27 January 1910) was a plumber who founded Thomas Crapper & Co in London. Contrary to widespread misconceptions, Crapper did not invent the flush toilet. He did, however, do much to increase the popularity of the toilet, and developed some important related inventions, such as the ballcock. He was noted for the quality of his products and received several royal warrants. Manhole covers with Crapper's company's name on them in Westminster Abbey are now one of London's minor tourist attractions. Thomas Crapper & Co owned the world's first ba...
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