Sol Friedman, American Inventor, writer. Recipient Presidential citation President Harry S Truman, 1994, certified of meritEleanor Roosevelt Democratic Club, Monsey, New York
M C. Sergeant United States Air Corps Army, 1942-1945.
Friedman, Sol was born on June 10, 1922 in New York City. Son of Marcus and Ida (Wolf) Friedman.
Student, Cooper Union University, New York City, 1947.
Professional inventor, Sol Friedman and Associations, New York City, since 1950.
Inventor toys and games, including Operation Orbit, 1960 (donated to Smithsonian Institute Air and Space Museum), Johnny Astro, 1967 (Boys Toys of Year, National Association Toy Retailers United Kingdom 1967), Baby Party, Walt Disney World.
Sergeant United States Air Corps Army, 1942-1945.
Married Rose Schenkerman, July 19, 1945 (deceased 1981). Children: Miles, Alan. Married Paula Jacobson, September 17, 1982.