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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ralph_H._Baer

Ralph Henry Baer was a German-born American inventor, game developer, and engineer, and was known as "the Father of Video Games" due to his many contributions to games and the ... Baer partnered with Bob Pelovitz of Acsiom, LLC, and they invented and marketed toy and game ideas from 1983 until Baer's death.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_video_games

The history of video games goes as far back as the early 1950s, when academic computer ..... In the 1960s, a number of computer games were created for mainframe and minicomputer systems, but these failed to achieve wide distribution due to ...

www.npr.org/sections/alltechconsidered/2014/12/08/369405270/inventor-ralph-baer-the-father-of-video-games-dies-at-92

Dec 8, 2014 ... German-American game developer Ralph Baer shows the prototype of the first games console which was invented by him during a press ...

americanhistory.si.edu/collections/object-groups/the-father-of-the-video-game-the-ralph-baer-prototypes-and-electronic-games

11 items ... ... and colleagues Bill Harrison and Bill Rusch created several video game test units. ... Ralph Baer donated his video game test units, production models, notes, ... of the Video Game: The Ralph Baer Prototypes and Electronic Games ...

science.howstuffworks.com/innovation/inventions/who-invented-video-games.htm

Who invented video games is explained in this article from HowStuffWorks. Find out who invented video games.

wonderopolis.org/wonder/who-invented-the-first-video-game

The first true video game wouldn't be invented until 1967 when an engineer named ... Baer, often known as the “Father of Video Games," was the first person to ...

www.ralphbaer.com/video_game_history.htm

Here is a brief chronology of how and when Video Games came to life (for more detailed story, read Genesis - How Videogames Began ):. Summer 1966

www.aps.org/publications/apsnews/200810/physicshistory.cfm

In October 1958, Physicist William Higinbotham created what is thought to be the first ... Tennis for Two had none of the fancy graphics video games use today.

www.theverge.com/2014/12/7/7349715/ralph-baer-father-of-video-games-dies-at-92

Dec 7, 2014 ... The man largely credited as "the father of video games" has died at age ... Ralph Baer, a German immigrant and inventor, created the very first ...