INVENTOR

Dean Kamen

1951 - Today

Dean Kamen

Dean Lawrence Kamen (born April 5, 1951) is an American engineer, inventor, and businessman. He is known for his invention of the Segway and iBOT, as well as founding the non-profit organization FIRST with Woodie Flowers. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dean Kamen has received more than 1,569,360 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 314th most popular inventor.

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  • 19

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  • 1.91

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.11

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among INVENTORS

Among inventors, Dean Kamen ranks 314 out of 323Before him are Robert S. Langer, Bill Atkinson, Robert Metcalfe, Richard Pearse, Almon Brown Strowger, and Roger C. Field. After him are Marc Andreessen, Elizabeth Holmes, Stanford R. Ovshinsky, Arunachalam Muruganantham, Jarkko Oikarinen, and Tony Fadell.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1951, Dean Kamen ranks 405Before him are Eric Holder, Richard J. Terrile, Janusz Lewandowski, Marsha Ivins, Ria Stalman, and Fred Schneider. After him are Kate Atkinson, Norman I. Platnick, Doug Collins, Felipe Muñoz, Emmanuel Nadingar, and Julian Lloyd Webber.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dean Kamen ranks 8,156 out of 12,171Before him are Sarah Shahi (1980), Teddy Pendergrass (1950), Chord Overstreet (1989), Chandler Riggs (1999), Maddy O'Reilly (null), and Elliot Richardson (1920). After him are Jeffrey Nordling (1962), Kimberly Williams-Paisley (1971), Dale Crover (1967), Chris Weitz (1969), Eddie Cibrian (1973), and Ross Lynch (1995).

Among INVENTORS In United States

Among inventors born in United States, Dean Kamen ranks 81Before him are Harold Eugene Edgerton (1903), Henry J. Kaiser (1882), Peter Cooper (1791), Robert S. Langer (1948), Robert Metcalfe (1946), and Almon Brown Strowger (1839). After him are Marc Andreessen (1971), Stanford R. Ovshinsky (1922), Tony Fadell (1969), George Hotz (1989), and Jack Andraka (1997).