William Friese-Greene blue plaque in Hove

William Friese-Greene cinematograph pioneer lived here 1910-1913

William Friese-Greene (7 September 1855 – 5 May 1921) (born William Edward Green) was a British portrait photographer and prolific inventor. He is principally known as a pioneer in the field of motion pictures and is credited by some as the "inventor" of cinematography, although his work post-dates that of Louis Le Prince, who successfully shot the world's first moving pictures in Leeds in 1888.

Source: dbpedia

Local area map loading...
All plaques in Hove

Tell us what you know about William Friese-Greene blue plaque in Hove

BluePlaquePlaces.co.uk is a Good Stuff website.