This Day In Geek History

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Geek History for July 23
In the United States, William Austin Burt patents the typographer, a precursor to the typewriter.
Cyril M. Kornbluth, an American science fiction author & a notable member of the Futurians is born in New York City
Fox Film buys the patents of the Movietone sound system for recording sound onto film.
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