David Crane

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
David Crane

Name: David Crane

Born: 1953 in Nappanee, Indiana, USA

Computer-related contributions

  • Video game designer and programmer.
  • Began his programming career at Atari, making games for the Atari 2600.
  • Co-founded Activision (1979).
  • Best known as the designer of Pitfall! named videogame of the year in 1982.