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James Dyson

James Dyson was born on May 2, 1947 in Cromer, Norfolk, England. He has been married to Deirdre Hindmarsh since 1968. They have three children. See full bio »
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 2014 Charlie Rose (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 15 January 2014 (2014) ... Himself - Guest
 2008-2013 Today (TV Series)
Himself - Guest / Himself
- Episode dated 10 July 2013 (2013) ... Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 24 July 2008 (2008) ... Himself
 2013 The Genius of Invention (TV Mini-Series)
- Visual Image (2013) ... Himself (as Sir James Dyson)
 2010 The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series)
- Episode #6.180 (2010) ... Himself
 2010 Genius of Britain: The Scientists Who Changed the World (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Presenter
- Asking Big Questions (2010) ... Himself - Presenter
- Out of the Darkness (2010) ... Himself - Presenter
- The Lights Come On (2010) ... Himself - Presenter
- A Roomful of Brilliant Minds (2010) ... Himself - Presenter
- The First Five (2010) ... Himself - Presenter
 2009 Saving Britain's Past (TV Series documentary)
- The City (2009) ... Himself
 2008 Breakfast (TV Series)
- Episode dated 11 August 2008 (2008) ... Himself
 2006 The Late Late Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 6 October 2006 (2006) ... Himself
 2004 The Richard Dimbleby Lecture (TV Series documentary)
- Engineering the Difference (2004) ... Himself
 2002 The Sunday Programme (TV Series)
- Episode dated 20 October 2002 (2002) ... Himself
 1997 Capital (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Guest
- Les inventeurs font-ils fortune? (1997) ... Himself - Guest

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Sir James Dyson

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[on choosing to hire inexperienced engineers] I prefer to get people who are - and this is a horrid thing to say- unsullied. I want people to think they're pioneering something. I want us all to be fresh, know nothing and be willing to experiment on something new. I'm very keen on wrong thinking. See more »


He was awarded the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in 1998 Queen's New Years Honours List before being awarded Knight Bachelor of the Order of the British Empire in the 2007 Queen's New Years Honours List for his services to Business. See more »

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