Henry Dreyfuss

1904 - 1972

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Henry Dreyfuss (March 2, 1904 – October 5, 1972) was an American industrial design pioneer. Dreyfuss is known for designing some of the most iconic devices found in American homes and offices throughout the twentieth century, including the Western Electric Model 500 telephone, the Westclox Big Ben alarm clock, and the Honeywell round thermostat. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henry Dreyfuss has received more than 225,082 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Henry Dreyfuss is the 90th most popular celebrity, the 6,168th most popular biography from United States and the 37th most popular American Celebrity.

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Among celebrities, Henry Dreyfuss ranks 90 out of 184Before him are Genie, Jane Morris, Apasra Hongsakula, Afghan Girl, Anarkali, and Tinka Kurti. After him are Kiki Håkansson, Carol Morris, Julius von Hann, David Reimer, Amparo Muñoz, and Rob Kardashian.

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Among people born in 1904, Henry Dreyfuss ranks 219Before him are Anton Janda, Abraham Alikhanov, Balys Dvarionas, Chūhei Nambu, Herbert Selpin, and Margery Allingham. After him are Alfred Bohrmann, J. R. D. Tata, Vladimir Makogonov, Joel de Oliveira Monteiro, Boris Babochkin, and Fazal Ilahi Chaudhry. Among people deceased in 1972, Henry Dreyfuss ranks 163Before him are Balys Dvarionas, Reginald Owen, Jan Diddens, Edward Calvin Kendall, Edward Cook, and Ntare V of Burundi. After him are Louis J. Mordell, Jamini Roy, Havergal Brian, Américo Castro, Harold Rainsford Stark, and Wesley Ruggles.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Henry Dreyfuss ranks 6,168 out of 15,968Before him are Janet Asimov (1926), Mary J. Blige (1971), Steve Stevens (1959), Robert Cray (1953), James Morrison (1954), and Hal Greer (1936). After him are Lucretia Garfield (1832), Donella Meadows (1941), Dave Cowens (1948), John McIntire (1907), Jim Root (1971), and Jaroslav Pelikan (1923).

Among CELEBRITIES In United States

Among celebrities born in United States, Henry Dreyfuss ranks 37Before him are Sally Hemings (1773), William Masters (1915), Virginia Dare (1587), Johnny Appleseed (1774), Miriam Stevenson (1933), and Genie (1957). After him are Carol Morris (1936), Rob Kardashian (1987), Florenz Ziegfeld Jr. (1867), Ashrita Furman (1954), Deborah Shelton (1948), and Laura Secord (1775).