Erno Rubik

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Birthday
13, 1944
Birthplace
Budapest, Hungary
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
13, 1944 (age 74)
Birthplace
Budapest, Hungary

About

Hungarian architect and professor of architecture most notable for inventing the Rubik's cube in 1974. He works in video game development and in 2010 he received The Hungarian Order of Merit Cross of the star.

Before Fame

He was the editor of a game and puzzle journal.

Trivia

He founded the International Rubik Foundation to support young talented engineers and architects.

Family Life

His parents were named Magdolna Szanto and Erno Rubik Sr. He married Ágnes Hégely. He has one son, Zoltan. 

Associated With

Celebrities who are good at the Rubix's Cube include Justin Bieber.