Philo T. Farnsworth

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Philo T. Farnsworth
Born Philo Taylor Farnsworth
19 August 1906(1906-08-19)
Beaver, Utah
Died 11 March 1971 (64)
Salt Lake City, Utah
Religion Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon)
Workplace(s) Philco; Farnsworth Television and Radio Corp.; International Telephone and Telegraph (ITT)
Known for First fully electronic television

Philo Taylor Farnsworth (August 19, 1906 - March 11, 1971) was an American inventor who worked in the field of electronic television from the 1920s through the 1950s, making contributions to the development of the television system, and later in his life researched nuclear fusion, developing the Farnsworth-Hirsch fusor.

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