|Born||Itzhak Emery Bentov|
9 August 1923
|Died||25 May 1979 (55)|
Des Plaines, Illinois — crash of American Airlines Flight 191
Itzhak Bentov (Ben-Tov) (Hebrew: יצחק בנטוב; August 9, 1923 - May 25, 1979) was a Czechoslovakian-born Israeli-American scientist and mystic, noted as the co-founder of Medi-Tech (acquired by Boston Scientific) and for his invention of the steerable cardiac catheter, in addition to his work in consciousness research.
- Bentov, Itzhak (1977), Stalking the Wild Pendulum: On the Mechanics of Consciousness, New York: E. P. Dutton
- Bentov, Itzhak; Bentov, Mirtala (1982), A Cosmic Book on the Mechanics of Creation, New York: E. P. Dutton