Clive Sinclair

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Clive SinclairName: Clive Marles Sinclair

Born: July 3, 1940, in England

Computer-related contributions

  • British entrepreneur and inventor, most commonly known for his work in consumer electronics in the late 1970s and early 1980s.
  • Produced the first slim-line electronic pocket calculator in 1972 (the Sinclair Executive) as well as the Sinclair ZX80, the UK's first mass-market home computer.
  • Conceived the smallest mass market transistor radio.