|Birth Day||March 8, 1922|
|Birth Place||Rodalben, Germany|
|Age||98 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Dec 6, 2014 (age 92)|
Known as the Father of Video Games, he invented the home console that led to the explosion of the video-game industry.
He was a designer of signaling equipment for IBM while working as a senior Engineer at Loral Electronics in 1951.
He was a Life Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
He was raised by his Jewish parents in the anti-Semitic environment of Germany in the 1930s. When his family escaped to America, he worked at a factory job that paid twelve dollars a week.