Inventors and Innovators
January 16, 2013  André Cassagnes, Etch A Sketch Inventor, Is Dead at 86  (New York Times, Pioneer Press 130203)  |  Etch A Sketch inventor André Cassagnes dies at 86 - André Cassagnes, the French inventor of beloved children’s toy Etch A Sketch (France 24)
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André Cassagnes  (Wikipedia)   
Etch A Sketch (Shake It Up, America)

Etch A Sketch art  (Bing Images)

December 9, 2012 
Barcode co-inventor Norman Joseph Woodland dies aged 91 (BBC, Google)
UPC Bar Code History | Norman Joseph Woodland (Wikipedia)

121017 (October 17, 2012) Info Resources: Pioneer Press  |  "Genius" inventor Stanford Ovshinsky dies (Reuters)  |  Stanford R. Ovshinsky Dies at 89, a Self-Taught Maverick in Electronics (New York Times)  |  121019 Late Electronics Maverick Stanford Ovshinsky - The "Edison of our age" invented the nickel-metal hybrid battery and helped develop solar panels, rewritable CDs, and flat-panel displays. (Popular Science)

111005 Steve Jobs, the innovative co-founder of Apple dies | Bio

Inventor of Cash Machine (ATM: Automated Teller Machine), John Shepherd-Barron dies
, a native of Scotland

100212 “We Hear” on WCCO (CBS News) Frisbee inventor Walter Frederick Morrison dies

090912 Norman Borlaug, the Father of the "Green Revolution" dies  For more info click USA Today | Chicago Tribune

090813 Rock Guitar Pioneer Les Paul dies

080504 Inventor Fredric J. Bauer, who designed the Pringles potato crisp packaging system, dies. A portion of his ashes is buried in a Pringles can. Check Pringles and P&G  

080429 Albert Hofmann, Father of LSD, Dies  Swiss Scientist

071127 Inventor of Gatorade, Dr. Robert Cade, dies of kidney failure

070217 TV remote inventor, Robert Adler dies aged 93. < >

Momofuku Ando, Japanese inventor of instant noodles, dies at 96 < >
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Synthesizer innovator, Robert A. Moog
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Gerry Thomas: Invented “TV Dinners” in 1954  --- TV
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