Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Robert Adler
Born: December 4, 1913, in Vienna, Austria
Death: February 15, 2007 (Age: 93)
- Austrian-born American inventor who held numerous patents most notably his invention of the wireless remote control for televisions.
Honors and awards
- Emmy Award by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (1997).
- Awarded the IEEE Edison Medal (1980).