Donald Hings

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Birthday
6, 1907
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 25, 2004 (96)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
6, 1907
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 25, 2004 (96)

About

British-Canadian inventor of the Walkie-Talkie.

Before Fame

He worked in Ottawa, Canada, during the World War II years, developing several Walkie-Talkie models.

Trivia

He became a member of the Telecommunications Hall of Fame in 2006.

Family Life

He was born in England and lived in the city of Leicester until the age of three, at which point he moved with his parents to Canada.

Associated With

He and Reginald Fessenden were both Canadian inventors who worked in the field of radio signaling.

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