This is Hedy Lamarr, stunning actress from the Golden Age of Hollywood AND the inventor of frequency-hopping, a technology that is integral to wireless communications from her time until the present. Amazing beauty and brains!
Hedy Lammar -Though known primarily for her extraordinary beauty and her celebrity as an actress, Hedy Lamarr co-invented an early technique for spread spectrum communications, a key to many forms of wireless communication
Hedy Lamarr Smart and Beautiful! co-inventor – with composer George Antheil – an early technique for spread spectrum communications and frequency hopping, necessary to wireless communication from the pre-computer age to the present day
Hollywood star Hedy Lamarr wanted to be appreciated for her intelligence and invented a device that was crucial to the development of communications technology, write Alex McClintock and Sharon Carleton.