Biography

Biography of Hedy Lamarr

Biography of Hedy Lamarr

Biography of Hedy Lamarr Hedy Lamarr – Austrian-born American film actress and inventor. Name: Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler Date of Birth: November 9, 1914 Place of Birth: Vienna, Austria Date of Death: January 19, 2000 (aged 85) Place of Death: Casselberry, Florida, United States Occupation: A.....

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Biography of Aurel Stodola

Biography of Aurel Stodola

Biography of Aurel Stodola Aurel Stodola – Slovak engineer, physicist, and inventor. Name: Aurel Boleslav Stodola Date of Birth: 10 May 1859 Place of Birth: Liptovský Mikuláš, Slovakia Date of Death: 25 December 1942 (aged 83) Place of Death: Zürich, Switzerland Occupation: Engineer, Ph.....

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Biography of Thomas Brassey

Biography of Thomas Brassey

Biography of Thomas Brassey Thomas Brassey – English civil engineering contractor and manufacturer of building materials. Name: Thomas Brassey Date of Birth: 7 November 1805 Place of Birth: Burton, Cheshire, England Date of Death: 8 December 1870 (aged 65) Place of Death: St Leonards-on-Sea.....

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Biography of Edith Clarke

Biography of Edith Clarke

Biography of Edith Clarke Edith Clarke – American female electrical engineer. Name: Edith Clarke Date of Birth: February 10, 1883 Place of Birth: Howard County, Maryland, United States Date of Death: October 29, 1959 (aged 76) Place of Death: Olney, Maryland, United States Occupation: Elect.....

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Biography of Lawrence Hargrave

Biography of Lawrence Hargrave

Biography of Lawrence Hargrave Lawrence Hargrave – Australian engineer, explorer, astronomer, inventor, and aeronautical pioneer. Name: Lawrence Hargrave Date of Birth: January 29, 1850 Place of Birth: Greenwich, England Date of Death: July 6, 1915 (aged 65) Occupation: Engineer, Inventor F.....

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Biography of An Wang

Biography of An Wang

Biography of An Wang An Wang – Chinese-American computer engineer and inventor. Name: An Wang Date of Birth: February 7, 1920 Place of Birth: Shanghai, China Date of Death: March 24, 1990 (aged 70) Place of Death: Boston, United States Occupation: Engineer Father: Zen Wan Wang Mother: Yin L.....

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Biography of Godfrey Hounsfield

Biography of Godfrey Hounsfield

Biography of Godfrey Hounsfield Godfrey Hounsfield – English electrical engineer. Name: Sir Godfrey Newbold Hounsfield Date of Birth: 28 August 1919 Place of Birth: Nottinghamshire, England Date of Death: 12 August 2004 (aged 84) Place of Death: Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England Occupat.....

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Biography of Dennis Gabor

Biography of Dennis Gabor

Biography of Dennis Gabor Dennis Gabor – Hungarian-British electrical engineer and physicist. Name: Dennis Gabor Date of Birth: 5 June 1900 Place of Birth: Budapest, Kingdom of Hungary Date of Death: 9 February 1979 (aged 78) Place of Death: London, United Kingdom Occupation: Engineer, Phys.....

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Biography of Emily Warren Roebling

Biography of Emily Warren Roebling

Biography of Emily Warren Roebling Emily Warren Roebling – American socialite, builder, and businesswoman. Name: Emily Warren Roebling Date of Birth: 23 September 1843 Place of Birth: Cold Spring, New York, United States Date of Death: 28 February 1903 (aged 59) Place of Death: Trenton, New.....

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Biography of John Smeaton

Biography of John Smeaton

Biography of John Smeaton John Smeaton – English civil engineer. Name: John Smeaton Date of Birth: 8 June 1724 Place of Birth: Austhorpe, Leeds, United Kingdom Date of Death: 28 October 1792 (aged 68) Place of Death: Austhorpe, Leeds, United Kingdom Occupation: Civil Engineer Early Life An .....

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Biography of Anthony Fokker

Biography of Anthony Fokker

Biography of Anthony Fokker Anthony Fokker – Dutch aviation pioneer and aircraft manufacturer. Name: Anton Herman Gerard “Anthony” Fokker Date of Birth: 6 April 1890 Place of Birth: Blitar, East Java, Netherlands Indies (now Indonesia) Date of Death: 23 December 1939 (aged 49) P.....

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Biography of Lillian Moller Gilbreth

Biography of Lillian Moller Gilbreth

Biography of Lillian Moller Gilbreth Lillian Moller Gilbreth – American psychologist, industrial engineer, consultant, and educator. Name: Lillian Evelyn Moller Gilbreth Date of Birth: May 24, 1878 Place of Birth: Oakland, California, United States Date of Death: January 2, 1972 (aged 93) P.....

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