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Buckley, Oliver Ellsworth

Born: 1887 AD
Died: 1959 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Engineers

1887 – Oliver Ellsworth Buckley was born in Sloan, Iowa on the 8th of August.

1909 – Buckley received his preliminary education at public schools and was graduated B.S. at Grinnell (Iowa) College.

1914 – He joined the Western Electric Co. as a research physicist.

1925 – Buckley served as assistant director of research.

1933 – He served as director of research.

1936 – He was executive vice-president.

1940 – He became president and a director of Bell Telephone Laboratories, Inc.,

1952 – He became chairman of the board, the post he maintained until his retirement.

1955 – He continued as a director of the company.

1959 – He died in Newark, N.J. on the 14th of December.