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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)
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- 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 »


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