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Robert Adler
Robert Adler
Born December 4, 1913
Vienna, Austria
Died February 15, 2007(2007-02-15) (aged 93)
Boise, Idaho, U.S.
Residence U.S.
Nationality American - Austrian
Fields Physics
Institutions Zenith Electronics
Alma mater University of Vienna
Doctoral students None
Known for wireless remote control for televisions
Notable awards Edison Medal (1980)

Robert Adler (December 4, 1913 – February 15, 2007) was an Austrian-born American inventor who held numerous patents. He was known for creating wireless remote control for televisions.

Adler died in a Boise, Idaho nursing home of heart failure at age 93 years old.

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