Léon Sergeyevich Theremin

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Léon Sergeyevich Theremin

Birth
Saint Petersburg, Saint Petersburg Federal City, Russia
Death 3 Nov 1993 (aged 97)
Moscow, Moscow Federal City, Russia
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 17442031 · View Source
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Inventor. He invented the theremin a Musical Instrument that used hand motion not direct touching of the hands to create the sound. It's was first introduced to Lennin in the 1920's.Many Artist's have used the theremin from Led Zeppelin To Radio Head. Leon Theremin also invented the first motion detector for automated doors and worked on an early burglar alarm systems.


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  • Created by: John Villeneuve
  • Added: 15 Jan 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 17442031
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Léon Sergeyevich Theremin (28 Aug 1896–3 Nov 1993), Find a Grave Memorial no. 17442031, ; Maintained by John Villeneuve (contributor 46882210) Unknown.