Today’s Google Doodle celebrates the birthday of actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr. Hedy Lamarr was inducted into the National Inventor’s Hall of Fame in 2014. Her invention, covered by United States Patent 2,292,387 is for a wireless communications technology.
To learn more about the National Inventor’s Hall of Fame, click here.
Her patent, under her married name at the time (Hedy Kiesler Markey) can be found here.