William Kennedy Dickson

William Kennedy-Laurie Dickson (3 August 1860 – 28 September 1935) wis a Scots inventor wha devised an early motion pictur camera unner the employment o Thomas Edison (post-datin the wirk o Louis Le Prince).[1][2]

William Kennedy Dickson
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Frame frae the 1891 Dickson Greeting, featurin William Kennedy Dickson, in the first American film shawn tae a public audience.
BornWilliam Kennedy Laurie Dickson
3 August 1860(1860-08-03)
Le Minihic-sur-Rance, Brittany, Fraunce
Died28 September 1935(1935-09-28) (aged 75)
Twickenham, Middlesex, Ingland
Thriftinventor, director, producer, cinematografer, studio awner, actor