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Eugene Polley

Born: 1915 - Died: 2012-05-22
Cause of Death:
Natural causes

Death Summary:

Eugene Polley died of natural causes at the age of 96. Polley passed away at a Chicago hospital.

Who was Eugene Polley :

Eugene Polley, a Chicago-born enginner, was well-known for his invention called the "Flash-Matic," which we now call the remote control in today's society. The invention of the "Flash-Matic" became popular while he was working for the Zenith Television Company.

Polley began his engineering career in 1935 and worked for Zenith for 47 years.

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  1. Selcuk Ugurgun Says:

    yes but on February 15, 2007, says

  2. mario boulet Says:

    So, this was the guy responsible for the Couch Potato Generation?

  3. Vincent Says:

    Radiation isn’t the cause of death…

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