Roger C. Field

1945 - Today

Roger C. Field

Roger C. Field (born 31 July 1945) is best known as the inventor of the Foldaxe folding electric guitar which won the Designers' Choice Award for the United States in 1980. He is also an inventor with over 100 patents, an industrial designer and a guitarist. He has been written about in Playboy magazine 21 times in 16 countries, in Penthouse magazine four times in Europe, and in Esquire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roger C. Field has received more than 26,028 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 313th most popular inventor.

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  • 26k

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  • 38.44

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.67

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.07

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among inventors, Roger C. Field ranks 313 out of 323Before him are Peter Cooper, Robert S. Langer, Bill Atkinson, Robert Metcalfe, Richard Pearse, and Almon Brown Strowger. After him are Dean Kamen, Marc Andreessen, Elizabeth Holmes, Stanford R. Ovshinsky, Arunachalam Muruganantham, and Jarkko Oikarinen.

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Among people born in 1945, Roger C. Field ranks 391Before him are Rick Berman, Dan Harrington, Elizabeth Moon, Simon Schama, Javed Akhtar, and Brewster H. Shaw. After him are Adele Goldberg, Vladimir Nazlymov, Christy Moore, Randy Matson, Paul Bérenger, and Michael Martin, Baron Martin of Springburn.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Roger C. Field ranks 3,886 out of 5,347Before him are Gareth Barry (1981), Alfred Enoch (1988), Nicky Butt (1975), Malcolm Gladwell (1963), Arthur Lowe (1915), and Frederick DuCane Godman (1834). After him are Alfred Ewing (null), Michelle Dockery (1981), Emlyn Hughes (1947), Roy Evans (1948), Saunders Lewis (1893), and Ruth Wilson (1982).

Among INVENTORS In United Kingdom

Among inventors born in United Kingdom, Roger C. Field ranks 51Before him are James Nasmyth (1808), Arthur Wynne (1871), Henry Shrapnel (1761), Barnes Wallis (1887), David Dunbar Buick (1854), and John Whitehurst (1713).