Harvey Fletcher

Harvey Fletcher bio

Birth Name: Harvey Fletcher

Occupation: Physiologist

Place Of Birth: Provo

Date Of Birth: September 11, 1884

Date Of Death: July 23, 1981

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Harvey Fletcher was born on the 11th of September, 1884. He was known for being a Physiologist. ‘Father of stereophonic sound’ who became a leading authority on how humans hear, and how sound devices should be made. He was President of the American Physical Society and was only the second ever honorary fellow of Acoustical Society of America, after Thomas Edison .

Harvey Fletcher was born in Provo. After completing his studies at the University of Chicago, he joined the Western Electric Company, working at the Bell Telephone Laboratories. His findings on human speech, hearing and music, which revolutionized the transmission and playing of sound, were summed up in his influential 1922 text Speech and Hearing.

Harvey Fletcher was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Harvey Fletcher was born in 1880s.

Harvey Fletcher is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Harvey Fletcher’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Harvey Fletcher’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Harvey Fletcher kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Harvey Fletcher was born in the Year of the Monkey.

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REAL NAME: Harvey Fletcher
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Harvey Fletcher was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Harvey Fletcher was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Harvey Fletcher had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Harvey Fletcher’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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