The cartoonist Rube Goldberg died at the age of 87. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist who co-founded the National Cartoonists Society and drew complicated machines intended to perform simple tasks.
He married Irma Seeman in 1916; the couple had two sons.
“Naturally, I’m conservative; I’m a Republican. I always was.” (Rube Goldberg)
“And, uh, I’ve got about six thousand cartoons up there, also books and papers.” (Rube Goldberg)
“And during my college, at the end of the junior year I worked in a mine.” (Rube Goldberg)
“And I, uh, I wonder how anybody can think his personality changes with his success. I’ve had quite a bit of success but I feel that I’m just the same person as I always was.” (Rube Goldberg)
“I, I don’t think anybody’s continually happy, uh, except idiots, you know. You know, you have to have little moments of depression.” (Rube Goldberg)