March 1930: Breakfast with a Robot Amanda May 13, 2013 1930-1939, Science & technologyFavourited 1400 times Add to favourites “The first artificial human machine with its inventor, the English Captain WH Richards, in the conservatory in Berlin. The “robot” can speak, turn its head, hold objects and bow. It is made of steel.” - German Federal Archive Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.