GREATBATCH, Wilson (1919 – 2011)
American engineer and inventor.
Held more than 350 patents and member of the National Inventors Hall of Fame
SIG – Signature(s) on 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.