Edward Craven Walker

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Birthday
4, 1918
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Aug 15, 2000 (82)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
4, 1918
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Aug 15, 2000 (82)

About

Inventor of the Lava Lamp, a novelty that became a staple in the 1960s counterculture.

Before Fame

He worked as a photographer during World War II and was also a pilot.

Trivia

He was a naturist, founding one of the largest camps in the United Kingdom.

Family Life

He had three children with his wife Marjorie. He was married a total of four times.

Associated With

He took Thomas Alva Edison's idea of the light bulb to new, psychedelic heights.