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Engineer who created the first magnetic recording device, which paved the way for cassette tapes. He won the National Medal of Technology award in 1990 for his contributes to engineering.
He earned a M.S. from the Illinois Institute of Technology.
The U.S. Army recorded battle sounds using his invention, and played them to confuse the enemy before the D-Day Normandy landings.
He made his magnetic recorder to help his cousin, an aspiring singer.
His work helped General Dwight Eisenhower successfully carry out the invasion of Normandy in WWII.
How did Marvin Camras die?
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||79 years|
|Death date||June 23, 1995|
|Place of death||Evanston, Illinois, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|