Emile Berliner

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Emile BerlinerName: Emile Berliner

Born: May 20, 1851, in Hanover, Kingdom of Hanover

Death: August 3, 1929 (Age: 78)

Computer related contributions

  • German-born American inventor.
  • Invented the microphone.
  • Known for developing the disc record gramophone (phonograph).
  • Founded The Berliner Gramophone Company in 1895.

Significant publications

  • A Study Towards the Solution of Industrial Problems in the New Zionist Commonwealth (1919).
  • Some Neglected Essentials in the Fight against Consumption (1907).
  • The Milk Question and Mortality Among Children Here and in Germany (1904).
  • Conclusions (1902).