John Shepherd-Barron

 

 

Age: 84

 

Summary: Scottish inventor who was credited with inventing the modern world's first automatic teller machine (ATM) in the late 1960's, who once said he came up with the idea of the cash dispensers after being locked out of his bank and that his invention was inspired by chocolate vending machines.

 

 

Cause of Death: Brief illness

 

Born: June 23, 1925

 

Died: May 15, 2010

 

Location: Inverness, Scotland