Name: Robert Moog
Born: May 23, 1934 in New York City, New York, USA
Death: August 21, 2005 (age 71)
Computer related contributions
- American pioneer of electronic music, best known as the inventor of the Moog synthesizer.
Honors and awards
- Honorary doctorates from Polytechnic Institute of New York University and Lycoming College.
- Grammy Trustees Award for lifetime achievement (1970)
- Special Merit/Technical Grammy Award (2002)