Howard Head

Entrepreneur, TV Writer

1914 – 1991

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Who was Howard Head?

Howard Head was an aeronautical engineer who is credited with the invention of laminate skis and the oversized tennis racket. Head founded the ski making firm Head in 1950. Later he became chairman of Prince Manufacturing Inc. The U.S. patents for the laminate skis and oversized tennis racket are in the name of Howard Head.

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Born
1914
Philadelphia
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Harvard University
Employment
  • Prince Sports
  • Head
Lived in
  • Philadelphia
Died
1991

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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