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13/08/1888 Scottish inventor John Logie Baird is born

John Logie Baird was a Scottish engineer, innovator, one of the inventors of the mechanical television, demonstrating the first working television system, and inventor of both the first publicly demonstrated color television system and the first purely electronic color television picture tube.


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