Vladimir Zworykin

Vladimir Zworykin bio

Birth Name: Vladimir Zworykin

Occupation: Inventor

Place Of Birth: Russia

Date Of Birth: July 29, 1888

Date Of Death: July 29, 1982

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Vladimir Zworykin was born on the 29th of July, 1888. He was popular for being a Inventor. Russian-born TV pioneer who invented the TV technologies that employed cathode ray tubes and are still used to this day. He is considered ‘The father of television,’

Vladimir Zworykin was born in Russia. He left Russia for the United States in 1918, during the Russian Civil War, before finding work at the Westinghouse laboratories in Pittsburgh, where he had an opportunity to participate and work on television experiments. The TV camera he invented has been refined, but its principles have changed little from his design.

Vladimir Zworykin was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Vladimir Zworykin was born in 1880s.

Vladimir Zworykin 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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Personal Life

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Vladimir Zworykin was born in the Year of the Rat.

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REAL NAME: Vladimir Zworykin
NICKNAME: Vladimir
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Vladimir Zworykin was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Vladimir Zworykin was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Vladimir Zworykin had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Vladimir Zworykin’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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