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Gottlieb DaimlerGottlieb Daimler

17 March 1834

Kim DotcomKim Dotcom

21 January 1974

Karl BenzKarl Benz

25 November 1844

Ferdinand PorscheFerdinand Porsche

03 September 1875

Rudolf DieselRudolf Diesel

18 March 1858

Dieter ZetscheDieter Zetsche

05 May 1953

Stefan QuandtStefan Quandt

09 May 1966

Konrad ZuseKonrad Zuse

22 June 1910

Dieter RamsDieter Rams

20 May 1932

Albert GöringAlbert Göring

09 March 1895

Gustave WhiteheadGustave Whitehead

01 January 1874

Peter SchreyerPeter Schreyer

1953 AD

Otto LilienthalOtto Lilienthal

23 May 1848

Walther RathenauWalther Rathenau

29 September 1867

John A. RoeblingJohn A. Roebling

12 June 1806

Wilhelm MaybachWilhelm Maybach

09 February 1846

Fritz TodtFritz Todt

04 September 1891

Charles Proteus SteinmetzCharles Proteus Steinmetz

09 April 1865

Willy MesserschmittWilly Messerschmitt

26 June 1898

Ralph H. BaerRalph H. Baer

08 March 1922

Kurt TankKurt Tank

24 February 1898

Nikolaus OttoNikolaus Otto

10 June 1832

Ferdinand Alexander PorscheFerdinand Alexander Porsche

11 December 1935

Hugo SchmeisserHugo Schmeisser

24 September 1884

August HorchAugust Horch

12 October 1868

Arthur RudolphArthur Rudolph

09 November 1906

Heinz LammerdingHeinz Lammerding

27 August 1905

Erich ToppErich Topp

02 July 1914

Ludwig PrandtlLudwig Prandtl

04 February 1875

Frei OttoFrei Otto

31 May 1925

Felix WankelFelix Wankel

13 August 1902

Ken AdamKen Adam

05 February 1921

Siegfried MarcusSiegfried Marcus

18 September 1831

Fritz HilpertFritz Hilpert

31 May 1956

Luigi ColaniLuigi Colani

02 August 1928

Carl Wilhelm SiemensCarl Wilhelm Siemens

04 April 1823

Karlheinz BrandenburgKarlheinz Brandenburg

20 June 1954

Bernd PischetsriederBernd Pischetsrieder

15 February 1948

Nicolaus OttoNicolaus Otto

14 June 1832