Greatbatch, Wilson (1919 – 2011)
American engineer and inventor. Held more than 350 patents and member of the National Inventors Hall of Fame. Signed awards program, 1996, boldly signed next to his image with a short biography. Also signed by Andrew A. Gage, M.D., a member of the three – man team. Gage was the first physician to implant the device into a human.