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Rube Lucius Goldberg

 (1883 - 1970)
Rube Lucius Goldberg was active/lived in New York, California.  Rube Goldberg is known for device themed cartoons, genre, sculpture.

Biography   Rube Lucius Goldberg


This famous cartoonist, Rube Goldberg, was born in San Francisco, California in 1883. He became a Pulitzer-Prize winning cartoonist, sculptor, and author.
His drawings of absurdly-connected machines accomplishing by extremely complex, roundabout means what seemingly could be done simply has meant that his name RUBE GOLDBERG has become associated with any convoluted solution to perform a simple task.

His father, a practical man, insisted he go to college to become an engineer. After graduating from the University of California, Rube went to work as an engineer with the City of San Francisco Water and Sewers Department.

He soon got a job as an office boy in the sports department of a San Francisco newspaper. He kept submit   ...  Displaying 750 of 2922 characters.

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Rube Goldberg Collier's Weekly The Inventions of Professor Lucifer G. Butts, A.K. Comic Strip Original Art dated 8-2-30 (McNaught Syndicate, 1930)
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Rube Goldberg Rube Goldberg's Side Show Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 11-26-39 (Register and Tribune Syndicate, 1939)
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