Actress Hedy Lamarr was also a mathematician and the inventor of frequency hopping spread spectrum, a technology still used for bluetooth and wifi.  Thanks to LGBT Equality World Wide for the share!

Hedy Lemarr, an actress who was regularly described as the "most beautiful woman in Europe", was also a mathematician and inventor. She was the inventor of the Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum, used in your bluetooth and wifi.

Hedy Lamarr Everyone. Does she not look like Katy Perry?

Hedy Lamarr Everyone

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Watch a new clip from an upcoming documentary that explores the actress’s fascinating history as a brilliant inventor—and her heartbreaking end.

How Inventive “Genius” Hedy Lamarr Became a Hollywood Tragedy

How Inventive “Genius” Hedy Lamarr Became a Hollywood Tragedy (Vanity Fair)

"My mother always called me an ugly weed, so I never was aware of anything until I was older. Plain girls should have someone telling them they are beautiful. Sometimes this works miracles."  Hedy Lamarr

“My mother always called me an ugly weed, so I never was aware of anything until I was older. Plain girls should have someone telling them they are beautiful. Sometimes this works miracles.

This is Hedy Lamarr, stunning actress from the Golden Age of Hollywood AND the inventor of frequency-hopping, a technology that is integral to wireless communications from her time until the present. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Historical Hotties: Hedy Lamarr

This is Hedy Lamarr, stunning actress from the Golden Age of Hollywood AND the inventor of frequency-hopping, a technology that is integral to wireless communications from her time until the present. Amazing beauty and brains!

Hedy Lamarr // I truly believe that Hedy Lamarr was the most stunning women to ever walk the earth. Beautiful!

Hedy Lamarr // I truly believe that Hedy Lamarr was the most stunning women to ever walk the earth. Don't forget her brains. A beautiful mind, too!

Hedy Lamarr~actress and mathematically talented, Lamarr also co-invented — with composer George Antheil — an early technique for spread spectrum communications and frequency hopping, necessary for wireless communication from the pre-computer age to the present day.

Hedy Lamarr~actress and mathematically talented, Lamarr also co-invented — with composer George Antheil — an early technique for spread spectrum communications and frequency hopping, necessary for wireless communication from the pre-computer age to the pr

Austrian actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr, wearing a 'peacock dress' in a promotional photo for the movie 'Samson and Delilah' (1949)

Hedy Lamarr

Austrian actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr, wearing an Edith Head 'peacock dress' in a promotional photo for the movie 'Samson and Delilah'

Vintage hollywood | Hedy Lamarr, old Hollywood by Mooky AND she was an inventor

Hedy Lamarr (November – January was an Austrian-born American actress, celebrated for her great beauty, who was a major contract star of MGM's "Golden Age". Lamarr died in Casselberry, Florida, aged from natural causes.

Hedy Lamarr ~ Austrian/American actress and mathematician, the principles of her inventions are now incorporated into modern Wi-Fi, CDMA and Bluetooth technology, and she was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in 2014.

18 Inventions By Women That Changed The World

Hedy Lamarr ~ Austrian/American actress and mathematician, the principles of her inventions are now incorporated into modern Wi-Fi, CDMA and Bluetooth technology, and she was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in

Hedy Lamarr~actress and mathematically talented, Lamarr also co-invented — with composer George Antheil — an early technique for spread spectrum communications and frequency hopping, necessary for wireless communication from the pre-computer age to the present day.

Hedy Lamarr~actress and mathematically talented, Lamarr also co-invented with composer George Antheil an early technique for spread spectrum communications. and frequency hopping.

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