Jerry Lawson

Birth Name
Gerald Anderson “Jerry” Lawson
Date of Birth
01 December 1940
Birth Town
Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

An electrical engineer and game designer who led the design development of the Fairchild Channel F video game console. This became the first-ever cartridge-based video game console released commercially for sale. Lawson’s work provided the foundations and revolutionised the gaming industry into what we see today.

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