Known as the daddy of VIDEO GAMING, he invented the house console that resulted in the explosion from the video-game industry. He was a developer of signaling apparatus for IBM while functioning as a mature engineer at Loral Consumer electronics in 1951. He was a Lifestyle Senior Person in the Institute of Electrical and Consumer electronics Engineers. He grew up by his Jewish parents in the anti-Semitic environment of Germany in the 1930s. When his family members escaped to America, he proved helpful at a stock work that paid twelve dollars weekly. He was honored the Country wide Medal of Technology by George W. Bush in 2006.
|1||Baer often stated that it was never his goal to pioneer a multibillion-dollar industry. Originally, in 1951, his goal was to convert his concept from an idea in his head to physical reality. The company he was working for in 1951 dismissed his original idea as folly, but 15 years later, a subsequent employer considered his idea to be feasible, allowing Baer to construct the first prototype in 1966. Baer's original idea ultimately became the first TV gaming console, released in 1972, the Magnavox Odyssey.|
|2||His family fled Germany before WWII and emigrated to the United States. As a teenager, he got into electronics and trained as a radio service engineer. He became an electrical engineer.|
|3||He helped to develop the Simon electronic game.|
|4||He held more than 150 patents.|
|5||In 2006, he was awarded the National Medal of Technology for inventing the home console for video games and spawning the video game industry.|
|6||Ralph H. Baer is a video game pioneer, inventor, and engineer known as "The Father of Video Games" who is noted for his many contributions to games and the video game industry.|
|The King of Arcades||2014||Documentary||Himself|
|Ralph Baer, the Father of Video Games||2011||Video documentary||Himself|
|Modern Marvels||2007||TV Series documentary||Himself - Video Game Inventor|
|Game On! The Unauthorized History of Video Games||2006||TV Movie||Himself - Magnavox Odyssey Inventor|
|Telefé noticias a las 19||2014||TV Series||Himself|
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