David Packard

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Birthday
7, 1912
Birthplace
Colorado
Death Date
Mar 26, 1996 (83)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
7, 1912
Birthplace
Colorado
Death Date
Mar 26, 1996 (83)

About

American entrepreneur who co-founded the Hewlett- Packard Company. Also a high-ranking government official, he served during the Nixon administration as United States Deputy Secretary of Defense.

Before Fame

After graduating from Stanford University, he worked for the New York branch of the General Electric Company.

Trivia

He and his wife founded the Monterey Bay Aquarium Foundation in 1978 and established the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute a decade later.

Family Life

With his wife, Lucile Salter, he had three daughters and one son.

Associated With

David Packard and William Hewlett founded the Hewlett-Packard Company, while engineer Bernard Oliver headed Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, which was responsible for the company's technological development.