Baird, John
(1799-1861)
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  • Baird , John Logie — (1888–1946) British inventor Baird, who was born in Helensburgh, Scotland, studied electrical engineering at the Royal Technical College in Glasgow and then went to Glasgow University. His poor health prevented him from active service during… …   Scientists

  • Baird, John L(ogie) — born Aug. 13, 1888, Helensburgh, Dunbarton, Scot. died June 14, 1946, Bexhill on Sea, Sussex, Eng. Scottish engineer. Plagued by ill health, he gave up his job as an electric power engineer in 1922 and devoted himself to television research. He… …   Universalium

  • Baird, John Logie — ▪ British inventor born Aug. 13, 1888, Helensburgh, Dunbarton, Scot. died June 14, 1946, Bexhill on Sea, Sussex, Eng.  Scottish engineer, the first man to televise pictures of objects in motion.       Educated at Larchfield Academy, the Royal… …   Universalium

  • Baird, John L(ogie) — (13 ago. 1888, Helensburgh, Dunbarton, Escocia–14 jun. 1946, Bexhill on Sea, Sussex, Inglaterra). Ingeniero escocés. Aquejado de mala salud, abandonó su trabajo como ingeniero electricista en 1922 y se dedicó a la investigación en televisión. En… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Бэйрд Джон Уоллес / Baird, John Wallace — (1873 1919). Бэйрд рассматривался как самый представительный последователь Титченера. Он сделал систематическую экспериментальную интроспекцию высших психических процессов главной темой исследований в университете Кларка …   Психологическая энциклопедия

  • John Lawrence Baird — John Lawrence Baird, 1. Viscount Stonehaven John Lawrence Baird, 1. Viscount Stonehaven, Bt, GCMG, DSO PC, JP, DL (* 27. April 1874 in Chelsea, London …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Logie Baird — Busto de John Logie Baird Nombre …   Wikipedia Español

  • John Lawrence Baird — (27 avril 1874 – 20 août 1941), 1er vicomte Stonehaven, fut un politicien britannique conservateur, ancien parlementaire, ancien ministre. Il fut le huitième gouverneur général d Australie. Baird est né à Chelsea, à Londres. Il était le fils de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Baird — [berd] John Logie [lō′gē] 1888 1946; Scot. inventor & television pioneer * * * (1888–1946) a Scottish inventor who is remembered mainly for his work on early forms of television in the 1920s and 1930s. The BBC began using Baird’s system in 1929,… …   Universalium

  • John Logie Baird — [John Logie Baird] (1888–1946) a Scottish ↑inventor who is remembered mainly for his work on early forms of television in the 1920s and 1930s. The ↑BBC began using Baird’s system in 1929, but by 1937 Marconi EMI had replaced his mechanical system …   Useful english dictionary

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