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Arnold Orville Beckman (1900 - 2004)

Arnold Orville Beckman (April 10, 1900 – May 18, 2004) was an American chemist, inventor, investor, and philanthropist. While a professor at California Institute of Technology, he founded Beck...

8/2/2015 8/2/2015

Paul "Pesach" Baran MP (1926 - 2011)

Paul Baran (April 29, 1926 – March 26, 2011) was a Polish-American engineer who was a pioneer in the development of computer networks. He was one of the two independent inventors of packet swi...

8/4/2009 4/15/2015

Robert Elliot "Bob" Kahn (born December 23, 1938) is an American electrical engineer, who, along with Vint Cerf, invented the Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) and the Internet Protocol (IP), the f...

12/23/2014 4/10/2015

Ralph Henry "Rudolf Heinrich" Baer MP (1922 - 2014)

"Rudolf Heinrich Baer"

Ralph Henry Baer (born Rudolf Heinrich Baer; March 8, 1922 – December 6, 2014) was a German-American video game pioneer, inventor, engineer, and was known as "The Father of Video Games" due hi...

12/25/2008 4/8/2015

Internet pioneer, widely regarded as a "Father of the Internet". Wikipedia (English)

3/6/2014 3/15/2015

S. Donald Stookey (1915 - 2014)

Stanley Donald Stookey (May 23, 1915 – November 4, 2014) was an American inventor. He had 60 patents in his name related to glass and ceramics, some solely his while others are jointly with ot...

3/13/2015 3/13/2015

Fred Brooks (1931 - d.)

Frederick Phillips Brooks, Jr. (born April 19, 1931) is a computer architect, software engineer, and computer scientist, best known for managing the development of IBM's System/360 family of computer...

3/1/2015 3/1/2015

John Cocke (1925 - 2002)

John Cocke (May 30, 1925 – July 16, 2002) was an American computer scientist recognized for his large contribution to computer architecture and optimizing compiler design. He is considered by ...

3/1/2015 3/1/2015

Donald N. Frey (1923 - 2010)

Donald Nelson Frey (pronounced Frī ) (March 23, 1923 – March 5, 2010), was widely known as the Ford Motor Company product manager who, along with Lee Iacocca and others, developed the F...

6/27/2014 6/27/2014

Clarence L "Kelly" Johnson (1910 - 1990)

"Kelly"

) Clarence Leonard "Kelly" Johnson (February 27, 1910 – December 21, 1990) was an American system engineer and aeronautical innovator. He earned renown for his contributions to many noteworthy...

10/14/2013 10/16/2013

John Paul Stapp, M.D., Ph.D., Colonel, USAF (Ret.) (11 July 1910 Bahia, Brazil –13 November 1999 Alamogordo, USA) was a career U.S. Air Force officer, USAF flight surgeon and pioneer in stud...

7/26/2008 10/16/2013

Rear Adm. Grace Hopper MP (1906 - 1992)

Click here to view information about Grace Hopper from Wikipedia. Rear Admiral Grace Murray Hopper (December 9, 1906 – January 1, 1992) was an American computer scientist and United States N...

2/24/2012 5/17/2013

Norman Joseph Woodland (1921 - 2012)

Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Norman Joseph Woodland (also known as N. Joseph Woodland and N. J. Woodland; September 6, 1921 – December 9, 2012) was best known as one of the inventors of th...

12/13/2012 5/17/2013

Reynold B. Johnson (1906 - 1998)

Reynold B. Johnson (July 16, 1906 - September 15, 1998) was an American inventor and computer pioneer. A long-time employee of IBM, Johnson is said to be the "father" of the disk drive. Other inventi...

1/3/2013 1/3/2013

Harold Eugene "Doc" Edgerton (April 6, 1903 – January 4, 1990) was a professor of electrical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is largely credited with transformin...

6/21/2011 1/3/2013

David Packard MP (1912 - 1996)

David Packard (September 7, 1912 – March 26, 1996) was a co-founder of Hewlett-Packard (1939), serving as president (1947–1964), CEO (1964–1968), and Chairman of the Board (1964&...

6/25/2011 1/3/2013

Edwin Herbert Land, Dr. MP (1909 - 1991)

American scientist and inventor, best known as the co-founder of the Polaroid Corporation. Among other things, he invented inexpensive filters for polarizing light, a practical system of in-camera inst...

8/4/2008 1/3/2013

Steve Jobs MP (1955 - 2011)

"عبد اللطيف الجندلي"

Steven Paul Jobs (February 24, 1955 – October 5, 2011) was an American businessman, designer and inventor, best-known as the co-founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Apple Inc. Job...

10/25/2010 12/14/2012

Robert Norton Noyce (December 12, 1927 – June 3, 1990), nicknamed "the Mayor of Silicon Valley", co-founded Fairchild Semiconductor in 1957 and Intel in 1968. He is also credited (along with J...

12/10/2010 12/13/2012

W. Edwards Deming (1900 - 1993)

William Edwards Deming (October 14, 1900 – December 20, 1993) was an American statistician, professor, author, lecturer and consultant. He is perhaps best known for his work in Japan. There, f...

3/1/2009 12/13/2012