De Forest
biographical name Lee 1873-1961 American inventor

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  • De Forest — De Forest, John William, amerikan. Schriftsteller, geb. 31. März 1826 in Seymour (Connecticut), studierte neuere Sprachen, bereiste Europa und Kleinasien und wurde im Bürgerkriege Major eines Freiwilligenregiments. Seine Hauptwerke sind: »History …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • De Forest — Jessé de Forest leader of Walloons that fled Europe due to religious prosecution and settled in New York City. Lee De Forest American inventor with over 300 patents to his credit. De Forest, Wisconsin village in Dane County, Wisconsin, along the… …   Wikipedia

  • De Forest — /di fawr ist, for /, Lee 1873 1961, U.S. inventor of radio, telegraphic, and telephonic equipment. * * * …   Universalium

  • De Forest (crater) — Coordinates 77°18′S 162°06′W / 77.3°S 162.1°W / …   Wikipedia

  • De Forest, Lee — born Aug. 26, 1873, Council Bluffs, Iowa, U.S. died June 30, 1961, Hollywood, Calif. U.S. inventor. He had invented many gadgets by age 13, including a working silverplating apparatus. After earning a Ph.D. from Yale University, he founded the De …   Universalium

  • De Forest, Wisconsin — Infobox Settlement official name = DeForest, Wisconsin settlement type = Village nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250px map caption = Location of De Forest, Wisconsin mapsize1 = map caption1 = subdivision type =… …   Wikipedia

  • De Forest,Lee — De For·est (dĭ fôrʹĭst, fŏrʹ ), Lee. Known as “the Father of Radio.” 1873 1961. American electrical engineer who patented the triode electron tube (1907) that made possible the amplification and detection of radio waves. He originated radio news… …   Universalium

  • Condado de Forest — Forest es el nombre de varios condados de Estados Unidos: Condado de Forest (Pensilvania) Condado de Forest (Wisconsin) Véase también Forest Esta página de desambiguación cataloga artículos relacionados con el mismo título …   Wikipedia Español

  • District de Forest of Dean — Forest of Dean (district)  Pour la région, voir Forêt de Dean. Forest of Dean …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lee De Forest — Infobox person name = Lee De Forest caption = birth date = birth date|1873|8|26|mf=y birth place = Council Bluffs, Iowa death date = death date and age|1961|6|30|1873|8|26|mf=y death place = Hollywood, Los Angeles, California occupation =… …   Wikipedia

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