Celebrities Who are Also InventorsAnanya Celebrities here means - Actors , Directors , Musicians , Athletes , Politicians , Writers.. Or I can say ..The famous people with non- scientific careers.
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The famous American grammy-winning television pioneer, Comedian, Ventriloquist, actor, voice artist ( remember Tigger from Winnie the Pooh? ), Inventor, humanitarian and entrepreneur..
Had over 30 ( Thirty! ) patents for inventions..You know his most amazing invention? An artificial heart..Patented in 1961 ( also implanted in human...isn't it obvious! )
Some other of his inventions are blood plasma defroster, a piezo-electric diaphragm, and a sectional garment for hypothermia, disposable razor, flameless lighter, illuminated ballpoint pen, retractable fountain pen, inverted novelty mask, battery operated heated gloves, an indicator to show when the food had gone bad after a power outrage.
Also, he worked for the Leukemia Society and American Red Cross and established many patents.., He also had a shirt factory, proposed " The Tilapia Project" for the production of rapidly reproducing Tilapia fish for the undernourished people in sub-Saharan Africa.., did I say the first ...more - Ananya
One of the most loved celebrities of 1930s & 1940s.
Inventor of Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum and the invention of " Secret Communication system " with Co-Inventor George Anthiel, to combat the nazis in WW2 by manipulating frequencies at irregular intervals between transmission and reception.
This invention formed an unbreakable code to prevent classified messaged from being intercepted by enemy personnel ( Received a patent in 1941 but the significance of this invention was realised many many decades later).
As for the Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum, it formed the backbone of wireless communication... - Ananya
He also has a patent for the D-Tuna, a mechanical device he invented that allows a guitar with a Floyd Rose whammy bar to drop the low E string a whole step to D (hence the name). - Gg2000
His signature sound two-handed tapping technique, but letting all 10 fingers fly while holding up guitar's neck would be...tricky. He invented a support top that could flip out of the back of axe's body to raise and stabilize the fretboard so he could tap out the songs. The invention works for any stringed instrument. - Ananya
Invented Portable, Electronic Keyboard Musical Instrument. A keytar..with swooping curves and arrows giving birth to the term, Received a Patent in 1994. - Ananya
Invented a simple method to demonstrate the enzymatic production of hydrogen from sugar - Ananya
He received FOUR patents for drum tuning system! ( Drumhead tensioning device and method), instead of being tuned by 5 or 6 screws at the top, it could be tuned by one crank at the bottom. - Ananya
Invention of Model train controller using electromagnetic field by this hard-core model-train enthusiast, was granted a patent for a controlling system that communicates signals to model train cars as the move around their tracks. - Ananya
In 1971, He was awarded a patent for a Bucket Seat shell, unlike bench seating common in that era...
He was a serious motorcycle and race car driver, who even competed in races like 12 hours of Sebring. - Ananya
I didn't know Penn and Teller can invent new things! (Like magic) - LightningStrike
That smile though - BreakFastBeast2005
The Halloween and True lies actress invented...Unitary disposable Diaper with Integrated Soilage Management Structure including disposable container. ( received a patent in 2017) Isn't it cool! - Ananya
He invented…a book gah I know nothing haha - AlphaQ
Emphasis on the word "illusion".
Invented Method and Means of Anti Gravity lllusion
Remember the 1988 classic Smooth Criminal where he and his crew defied gravity?..Was patented in 1993 for the anti gravity shoes. - Ananya
He invented top hats. - AlphaQ
He invented the ice sculpture of science... and broke it - LightningStrike
He invented a better Ballet toe shoes...you've no idea what kind of a relief it must be.. - Ananya
Granted a patent in 1982 for the Boba Fett action figure with co- inventors Joe Johnston and Ralfh Mcquarrie - Ananya
Invented a watch with 5 watch faces, Patented after artist's death - Ananya
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