Profession: Physicist and Electrical Engineer
Why Famous: In 1947 Gabor invented holography while working in the development laboratory at industrial company British Thomas-Houston.
In recognition of this achievement he was awarded the 1971 Nobel Prize in Physics.
- 1947-12-17 British industrial company BTH receives a patent for holography, invented by Dennis Gabor in their development lab
- Dennis Gabor - Lemelson-MIT