Famous People From Germany
Karl BenzKarl Benz
25 November 1844
Entrepreneur
Kim Dotcom Kim Dotcom
21 January 1974
Entrepreneur, Programmer, Hacker

Ferdinand PorscheFerdinand Porsche
03 September 1875
Founder of Porsche Automobile Company

Rudolf DieselRudolf Diesel
18 March 1858
Inventor of Diesel Engine

Gottlieb DaimlerGottlieb Daimler
17 March 1834
Engineer

Dieter RamsDieter Rams
20 May 1932
Architect, Designer, University teacher
Stefan QuandtStefan Quandt
09 May 1966
Engineer

Konrad ZuseKonrad Zuse
22 June 1910
German civil engineer

Albert GöringAlbert Göring
09 March 1895
Mechanical engineer
Fritz TodtFritz Todt
04 September 1891
Engineer, Politician, Civil engineer, Architect

Arthur RudolphArthur Rudolph
09 November 1906
Aerospace engineer, Engineer
Otto LilienthalOtto Lilienthal
23 May 1848
Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Aviator, Inventor

Ralph H. BaerRalph H. Baer
08 March 1922
Inventor, Entrepreneur, Engineer, Patent inventor

Dieter ZetscheDieter Zetsche
05 May 1953
Engineer, Businessperson, Merchant, Entrepreneur

Walther RathenauWalther Rathenau
29 September 1867
Politician, Engineer, Writer, Entrepreneur,

Peter SchreyerPeter Schreyer
1953 AD
engineer
Kurt TankKurt Tank
24 February 1898
Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Scientist,

Charles Proteus SteinmetzCharles Proteus Steinmetz
09 April 1865
Mathematician, Electrical engineer, Engineer,

Willy MesserschmittWilly Messerschmitt
26 June 1898
Aeronautical engineer, Engineer, University

John A. RoeblingJohn A. Roebling
12 June 1806
Engineer
Hugo JunkersHugo Junkers
03 February 1859
Engineer

Wilhelm MaybachWilhelm Maybach
09 February 1846
Engineer, Entrepreneur, Inventor
Nikolaus OttoNikolaus Otto
10 June 1832
Engineer, Inventor

Hugo SchmeisserHugo Schmeisser
24 September 1884
Inventor, Engineer

Ferdinand Alexander PorscheFerdinand Alexander Porsche
11 December 1935
Designer
August HorchAugust Horch
12 October 1868
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Racecar driver

Hans von OhainHans von Ohain
14 December 1911
Physicist
Gustave WhiteheadGustave Whitehead
01 January 1874
Aerospace engineer, Engineer

Ken AdamKen Adam
05 February 1921
Scenographer, Production designer

Frei OttoFrei Otto
31 May 1925
Architect, Engineer, University teacher
Ludwig PrandtlLudwig Prandtl
04 February 1875
Physicist, Mechanical engineer, University teacher

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Carl Wilhelm SiemensCarl Wilhelm Siemens
04 April 1823
engineer, inventor
Carl von LindeCarl von Linde
11 June 1842
Scientist

Felix WankelFelix Wankel
13 August 1902
Inventor, Engineer, Politician

Erich ToppErich Topp
02 July 1914
Engineer, Submariner, Architect

Alexander LippischAlexander Lippisch
02 November 1894
Aeronautical Engineer
Heinz LammerdingHeinz Lammerding
27 August 1905
Engineer
Luigi ColaniLuigi Colani
02 August 1928
Architect, Engineer, University teacher

Siegfried MarcusSiegfried Marcus
18 September 1831
Engineer, Inventor

Fritz HilpertFritz Hilpert
31 May 1956
Musician, Audio engineer, Record producer

Karlheinz BrandenburgKarlheinz Brandenburg
20 June 1954
Inventor, Engineer, Audio engineer, University
Hugo EckenerHugo Eckener
10 August 1868
Aeronautical engineer

Anton FlettnerAnton Flettner
01 November 1885
Engineer

Walter H. SchottkyWalter H. Schottky
23 July 1886
Physicist

Ernst StuhlingerErnst Stuhlinger
19 December 1913
Scientist

Oskar BarnackOskar Barnack
01 November 1879
Inventor
Bernd PischetsriederBernd Pischetsrieder
15 February 1948
Engineer

Paul Gottlieb NipkowPaul Gottlieb Nipkow
22 August 1860
Technician
Konrad DannenbergKonrad Dannenberg
05 August 1912
Rocket scientist

Guillaume Henri DufourGuillaume Henri Dufour
15 September 1787
Officer

Fritz von OpelFritz von Opel
04 May 1899
Industrialist
Eugen SängerEugen Sänger
22 September 1905
Aerospace engineer

Emil RathenauEmil Rathenau
11 December 1838
Entrepreneur
Johann Rudolf GlauberJohann Rudolf Glauber
10 March 1604
Chemist

Wilhelm BauerWilhelm Bauer
23 December 1822
Inventor

Gustav LindenthalGustav Lindenthal
21 May 1850
Civil engineer

Franz Xaver von BaaderFranz Xaver von Baader
27 March 1765
Philosopher

Eugen LangenEugen Langen
09 October 1833
Entrepreneur
Herman FraschHerman Frasch
25 December 1851
Chemist

Kurt HohenemserKurt Hohenemser
03 January 1906
Engineer

Gerhard FieselerGerhard Fieseler
15 April 1896
Aircraft designer

Oskar von MillerOskar von Miller
12 May 1855
Engineer
Claudius DornierClaudius Dornier
14 May 1884
Designer

Carl August von SteinheilCarl August von Steinheil
12 October 1801
Physicist
Carl HumannCarl Humann
04 January 1839
Engineer

Carl CulmannCarl Culmann
10 July 1821
Structural ngineer

Albert FinkAlbert Fink
27 October 1827
Engineer
Max EythMax Eyth
06 May 1836
Engineer

Nicolaus OttoNicolaus Otto
14 June 1832
German engineer
Erich ZeplerErich Zepler
27 January 1898
Chess problem composer

Ernst Heinrich HeinkelErnst Heinrich Heinkel
24 January 1888
Aeronautical engineer