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

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.

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

Jack KilbyJack Kilby
08 November 1923
Inventor of integrated circuit
Charles F. KetteringCharles F. Kettering
29 August 1876
Inventor, Engineer & Businessman

Edith ClarkeEdith Clarke
10 February 1883
Electrical Engineer
An WangAn Wang
07 February 1920
Co-founder of Wang Laboratories

W. Edwards DemingWilliam Edwards Deming
14 October 1900
Statistician, Electrical Engineer

Ginni RomettyGinni Rometty
29 July 1957

Loni LoveLoni Love
12 July 1971

W. Edwards DemingW. Edwards Deming
14 October 1900
Thomas MassieThomas Massie
13 January 1971

Grant ImaharaGrant Imahara
23 October 1970
Electrical engineer

Douglas EngelbartDouglas Engelbart
25 January 1925

Will PackerWill Packer
11 April 1974
Film producer
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

Ray DolbyRay Dolby
18 January 1933
Engineer, Inventor, Audio engineer, Electrical

J. Presper EckertJ. Presper Eckert
09 April 1919
Electrical engineer, Engineer, Computer scientist
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,

Frank J. SpragueFrank J. Sprague
25 July 1857

Nick HolonyakNick Holonyak
03 November 1928
Charles F. BrushCharles F. Brush
17 March 1849
Engineer, Patent inventor, Entrepreneur

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Marcian HoffMarcian Hoff
28 October 1937
Engineer, Inventor, Computer scientist
Gideon SundbackGideon Sundback
24 April 1880
American-Swedish electrical engineer

Max MathewsMax Mathews
13 November 1926
Musical Artist

Ivan A. GettingIvan A. Getting
18 January 1912

Robert Michael WhiteRobert Michael White
06 July 1924
Electrical Engineer
Henry Earl SingletonHenry Earl Singleton
27 November 1916
Electrical Engineer
Peter Cooper HewittPeter Cooper Hewitt
05 May 1861
Electrical Engineer

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

Frank ConradFrank Conrad
04 May 1874

Frederick Emmons TermanFrederick Emmons Terman
07 June 1900
Edwin James HoustonEdwin James Houston
09 July 1847
Electrical engineer