Berliner, Emile

(1851-1929)
   American inventor. He emigrated to the US at the age of 19, and showed aptitude in scientific subjects and technological fields. His inventions made possible the long-distance use of the telephone and the practical use of the phonograph. Later he designed helicopters.

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  • BERLINER, EMILE — (1851–1929), inventor. Born and educated in Wolfenbuettel, Germany, Berliner emigrated to the U.S.A. in 1870. He worked in New York and Washington, D.C., as a clerk, salesman, and assistant in a chemical laboratory. He studied electricity and in… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Berliner, Emile — SUBJECT AREA: Recording [br] b. 20 May 1851 Hannover, Germany d. 3 August 1929 Montreal, Canada [br] German (naturalized American) inventor, developer of the disc record and lateral mechanical replay. [br] After arriving in the USA in 1870 and… …   Biographical history of technology

  • Berliner,Emile — Ber·lin·er (bûrʹlə nər), Emile. 1851 1929. German born American inventor who greatly improved the telephone and invented the gramophone (1887). * * * …   Universalium

  • Berliner, Emile — (1851–1929)    US inventor. Berliner emigrated to the United States from Germany at the age of nineteen and soon showed aptitude in scientific and technological fields. His inventions made possible the long distance use of the telephone and the… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

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  • Emile Berliner — Émile Berliner Émile Berliner …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Emile Berliner — Emil Berliner Fabrik in Hannover, Kniestraße Emil Berliner (englisch Emile Berliner; * 20. Mai 1851 in Hannover …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Berliner — is most often used to designate a citizen of Berlin, Germany, but may also refer to:* Berliner (pastry) * Berliner (format), in newspapers* Ich bin ein Berliner , a famous speech by John F. Kennedy * Berliner Gramophone, a record labelurname*… …   Wikipedia

  • Emile Schaefer — (* 15. Januar 1971 in Berlin Wilmersdorf) ist ein ehemaliger deutscher Eishockeyspieler, der in seiner aktiven Zeit unter anderem für den EC Bad Nauheim in der 2. Eishockey Bundesliga gespielt hat. Karriere Emile Schaefer begann seine Karriere… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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