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Corning, NY

CITY

Population:
10842 (2000 census)

County:
Steuben County

MUSEUM

MuseumFounded
Corning Museum of Glass
1950

COMPANY HEADQUARTERS

CompanyFounded
Corning
1851

BIRTHS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Duane Eddy
Guitarist
26-Apr-1936   Rebel Rouser
Amo Houghton
Politician
7-Aug-1926   Congressman from New York, 1987-2005
James R. Houghton
Business
6-Apr-1936   CEO of Corning, 2002-05
Margaret Sanger
Activist
14-Sep-1879 6-Sep-1966 Birth control advocate
H. Guyford Stever
Educator
24-Oct-1916 9-Apr-2010 President of CMU, 1965-72

DEATHS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Frederick Carder
Artist
18-Sep-1863 10-Dec-1963 "Aurene" glass artist



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