ⓘ Robert Adler


ⓘ Robert Adler

Robert Adler was an Austrian-born American inventor who held numerous patents. He was known for creating wireless remote control for televisions.

Adler died in a Boise, Idaho nursing home of heart failure at age 93 years old.


1. Other websites

  • Biography from IEEE
  • Robert Adler, 94; Engineer, Co-Inventor of TV Remote Control - The Washington Post
  • The Inventor Who Deserves a Sitting Ovation - The Washington Post
  • Obituary, The Independent, 22 February 2007
  • Man who glued TV watchers to the couch dies
  • Obituary and Archive of American Television interview description
  • Robert Adler: Biography of the Inventor Who Made Life Easier for Couch Potatoes
  • Obituary, The Daily Telegraph, 13 March 2007
  • Inventor of the Week Archive - Robert Adler