Obit: Seven Towns’ Tom Kremer, May 24th 2017

The man behind the popularisation of the Rubik’s Cube and founder of toy invention and design firm, Tom Kremer has passed away.

A professional inventor, Kremer has been credited with creating over 250 games and toys made popular across the globe.

Kremer – most famed for his discovery and popularisation of the Rubik’s Cube – died peacefully at home on May 24th 2017.

A spokesperson for Seven Towns, said: “Tom inspired everyone he met and we are all immensely proud of his lifetime achievements and legacies he leaves.”

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