Who invented the 1st hearing aid?

Answer Harvey Fletcher created the first working hearing aid while working for Bell Laboratories. He was also credited with developing high-fidelity recording and sound motion pictures. He holds 40 patent... Read More »

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Who invented hearing aids?

Though its lineage is not completely clear, Miller Reese Hutchinson is often credited with inventing the carbon hearing aid in 1901, but the device amplified a low static sound. Sonotone Corporatio... Read More »

Who invented modern hearing aids?

Miller Reese Hutchinson founded the Akouphone Company which in 1898 developed the first electric hearing aid called the Akoulathon. He then developed the first hearing aid that resembles those of t... Read More »

Who invented the telephone&early hearing aid?

Scotland-born Alexander Graham Bell is credited with inventing the telephone. In 1876, he was rewarded the first U.S. patent for the invention. American-born Harvey Fletcher is credited with invent... Read More »

Who invented the first hearing aids?

Harvey Fletcher is credited with creating the first hearing aid. Harvey Fletcher had a doctorate degree from the University of Chicago in physics. He was the first graduate of the University of Chi... Read More »