Agreed, a mechanic is the best friend anyone can have. But with cars now evolving into a hi-tech mobile entertainment unit, replete with new-age push-button ignition, built-in GPS, rear camera and MP3-synced audio, it’s time to include an electrical engineer in your roster of friends list. An electrical engineer can untangle your wires and put you in the right course, which makes them indispensable in anyone's list. However, the craze for electrical engineers is nothing new. The electrical engineers have always played a crucial role in the development of human civilization. The difference in world history before and after harnessing of electrical energy is stark. Today, there is practically no work possible without electricity. This shows how important and indispensable electrical engineers are to us. So what are you waiting for? Without any ado, explore the timeline, trivia, and interesting facts on America's most laud-worthy electrical engineers in the biography below.
Elon MuskElon Musk
28 June 1971
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Inventor
Jeff BezosJeff Bezos
12 January 1964
Founder of

Nikola TeslaNikola Tesla
10 July 1856
Inventor, Father of Radio

Satya NadellaSatya Nadella
19 August 1967
CEO of Microsoft

Ray TomlinsonRay Tomlinson
23 April 1941
Inventor of the First Email System

Amar BoseAmar Bose
02 November 1929
Electrical Engineer and Sound Engineer
John BardeenJohn Bardeen
23 May 1908
Nobel Laureate in Physics

Jerry Yang Jerry Yang
06 November 1968
Co-founder of Yahoo! Inc.

Jack KilbyJack Kilby
08 November 1923
Inventor of integrated circuit

Charles F. KetteringCharles F. Kettering
29 August 1876
Inventor, Engineer & Businessman
An WangAn Wang
07 February 1920
Co-founder of Wang Laboratories

Edith ClarkeEdith Clarke
10 February 1883
Electrical Engineer
W. Edwards DemingWilliam Edwards Deming
14 October 1900
Statistician, Electrical Engineer

Ginni RomettyGinni Rometty
29 July 1957

Loni LoveLoni Love
12 July 1971
Vannevar BushVannevar Bush
11 March 1890
Scientist, Engineer, Politician, University

Grant ImaharaGrant Imahara
23 October 1970
Electrical engineer
Edwin Howard ArmstrongEdwin Howard Armstrong
18 December 1890
Electrical engineer, Inventor, Engineer

Charles Proteus SteinmetzCharles Proteus Steinmetz
09 April 1865
Mathematician, Electrical engineer, Engineer,

Seymour CraySeymour Cray
28 September 1925
Engineer, Computer scientist
J. Presper EckertJ. Presper Eckert
09 April 1919
Electrical engineer, Engineer, Computer scientist

Ray DolbyRay Dolby
18 January 1933
Engineer, Inventor, Audio engineer, Electrical
Harry NyquistHarry Nyquist
07 February 1889
Physicist, Computer scientist, Engineer,

Steven SassonSteven Sasson
04 July 1950

Madman MuntzMadman Muntz
03 January 1914
Businessperson, Entrepreneur, Electrical engineer,

Charles F. BrushCharles F. Brush
17 March 1849
Engineer, Patent inventor, Entrepreneur
Frank J. SpragueFrank J. Sprague
25 July 1857
Marcian HoffMarcian Hoff
28 October 1937
Engineer, Inventor, Computer scientist

Gideon SundbackGideon Sundback
24 April 1880
American-Swedish electrical engineer

C. L. Max NikiasC. L. Max Nikias
30 September 1952