Jeffrey Hawkins

Inventor Jeffrey Hawkins Full Name: Jeffrey Hawkins

United States of America

Profession: Inventor
Why Famous: Hawkins developed the PalmPilot, the first massively popular personal digital assistant (PDA). With this he helped inspire the idea of handheld computing, kick-starting an entire industry that is ubiquitous today.

Born: June 1, 1957 (61 years old)
Birthplace: Huntington, New York, United States

Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini

Historical Events in the Life of Jeffrey Hawkins

  • 1997-03-10 The PalmPilot, as developed by Jeffrey Hawkins, is released

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