Rube Goldberg

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Birthday
4, 1883
Birthplace
San Francisco, CA
Death Date
Dec 7, 1970 (87)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
4, 1883
Birthplace
San Francisco, CA
Death Date
Dec 7, 1970 (87)

About

Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist who co-founded the National Cartoonists Society and drew complicated machines intended to perform simple tasks.

Before Fame

He began drawing when he was four years old.

Trivia

He was born in San Francisco and founded the National Cartoonists Society.

Family Life

He married Irma Seeman in 1916; the couple had two sons.

Associated With

An episode of The X-files that featured Shia LaBeouf was named after him.