Famous American Civil Engineers

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 1 Leslie Groves

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Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: August 17, 1896
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Albany, New York, United States
Died: July 13, 1970

 2 Harold Camping

Harold Camping.
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Famous As: Radio personality, Civil engineer
Birthdate: July 19, 1921
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Boulder
Died: December 15, 2013
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 3 Joseph Strauss

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Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: January 9, 1870
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Died: May 16, 1938

 4 Henry Ossian Flipper

Henry Ossian Flipper.
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Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: March 21, 1856
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Thomasville, Georgia, United States
Died: April 26, 1940

 5 Washington Roebling

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Famous As: Civil Engineer
Birthdate: May 26, 1837
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Saxonburg, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: July 21, 1926

 6 Fob James

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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 15, 1934
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lanett, Alabama, United States

 7 Emily Warren Roebling

Emily Warren Roebling.
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Famous As: Lady Who Guided The Construction of the Brooklyn Bridge.
Birthdate: September 23, 1843
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cold Spring, New York
Died: February 28, 1903
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 8 William Mahone

William Mahone
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Famous As: General
Birthdate: December 1, 1826
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Southampton County, Virginia, United States
Died: October 8, 1895

 9 Montgomery C. Meigs

Montgomery C. Meigs
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Famous As: Army Officer
Birthdate: May 3, 1816
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Augusta, Georgia, United States
Died: January 2, 1892

 10 George Washington Goethals

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Famous As: Civil engineer
Birthdate: June 29, 1858
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: January 21, 1928

 11 James B. Eads

James B. Eads
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Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: May 23, 1820
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lawrenceburg, Indiana, United States
Died: March 8, 1887

 12 John Frank Stevens

John Frank Stevens
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Famous As: Civil Engineer
Birthdate: April 25, 1853
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: West Gardiner, Maine, United States
Died: June 2, 1943

 13 John C. H. Lee

John C. H. Lee
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Famous As: Military engineer
Birthdate: August 1, 1887
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Junction City, Kansas, United States
Died: August 30, 1958

 14 David B. Steinman

David B. Steinman
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Famous As: Civil Engineer
Birthdate: June 11, 1886
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: August 21, 1960

 15 William Strickland

William Strickland
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Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: October 31, 1788
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Navesink, New Jersey, United States
Died: April 6, 1854

 16 Dankmar Adler

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Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: July 3, 1844
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Stadtlengsfeld, Germany
Died: April 16, 1900

 17 Herman Haupt

Herman Haupt
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Famous As: Civil Engineer
Birthdate: March 26, 1817
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: December 14, 1905

 18 Benjamin Wright

Benjamin Wright
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Famous As: Civil engineer
Birthdate: October 10, 1770
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Wethersfield, Connecticut, United States
Died: August 24, 1842

 19 Thomas Ustick Walter

Thomas Ustick Walter
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Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: September 4, 1804
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: October 30, 1887

 20 Nora Stanton Blatch Barney

Nora Stanton Blatch Barney.
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Famous As: Civil Engineer, Architect, Women’s Rights Activists
Birthdate: September 30, 1883
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Basingstoke
Died: January 18, 1971

 21 John Edgar Thomson

John Edgar Thomson
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Famous As: Civil engineer
Birthdate: February 10, 1808
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Springfield Township, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 27, 1874

 22 Herbert Saffir

Herbert Saffir
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Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: March 29, 1917
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: November 21, 2007

 23 Robert E. Horton

Robert E. Horton
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Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: May 18, 1875
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Parma, Michigan, United States
Died: April 22, 1945

 24 Harold Rugg

Harold Rugg
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Famous As: Educational Reformer
Birthdate: January 17, 1886
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 17, 1960

 25 Squire Whipple

Squire Whipple.
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Famous As: Civil Engineer
Birthdate: September 16, 1804
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hardwick, Massachusetts, USA
Died: March 15, 1888

 26 John B. Jervis

John B. Jervis
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Famous As: Civil Engineer
Birthdate: December 14, 1795
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Huntington, New York, United States
Died: January 12, 1885

 27 John Skilling

John Skilling
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Famous As: Civil engineer
Birthdate: October 8, 1921
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: March 5, 1998

 28 Alexander Parris

Alexander Parris
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Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: November 24, 1780
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Halifax, Massachusetts, United States
Died: June 16, 1852

 29 Olive Dennis

Olive Dennis.
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Famous As: Civil Engineer
Birthdate: November 20, 1885
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: United States of America
Died: November 5, 1957

 30 Charles Ellet Jr.

Charles Ellet Jr.
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Famous As: Civil Engineer
Birthdate: January 1, 1810
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: June 21, 1862

 31 James Geddes

James Geddes
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Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: July 22, 1763
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Carlisle, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: August 17, 1838

 32 Arthur Newell Talbot

Arthur Newell Talbot
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Famous As: Civil Engineer
Birthdate: October 21, 1857
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cortland, Illinois, United States
Died: April 3, 1942

 33 Charles Gordon Curtis

Charles Gordon Curtis
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Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: April 20, 1860
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: March 10, 1953

 34 Elmina Wilson

Elmina Wilson.
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Famous As: First Lady of Structural Engineering
Birthdate: September 29, 1870
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: June 2, 1918

 35 Percy Zell Michener

Percy Zell Michener
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Famous As: Civil engineer
Birthdate: January 22, 1904
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: United States
Died: February 2, 1996

 36 Albert L. Weimorts

Albert L. Weimorts
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Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: March 6, 1938
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: DeFuniak Springs, Florida, United States
Died: December 21, 2005