Ernő Rubik

Inventor

1944 –

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Who is Ernő Rubik?

Ernő Rubik is a Hungarian inventor, architect and professor of architecture. He is best known for the invention of mechanical puzzles including Rubik's Cube, Rubik's Magic, Rubik's Magic: Master Edition, and Rubik's Snake.

While Rubik became famous for Rubik's Cube and his other puzzles, much of his recent work involves the promotion of science in education. Rubik is involved with several organizations such as Beyond Rubik's Cube, the Rubik Learning Initiative and the Judit Polgar Foundation all of whose aim is to engage students in science, mathematics, and problem solving at a young age.

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Born
Jul 13, 1944
Budapest
Also known as
  • Erno Rubik
Nationality
  • Hungary
Profession
Education
  • Budapest University of Technology and Economics

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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