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1938 – Born as a native of Wuhan, Hubei Province 1962 – joined Communist Party of China (CPC) in April– began working in August after graduated from the Oil Refinery Department, Beijing Petroleum Institute with major in oil refinery engineering 1988-1991– elected as deputy mayor of Beijing 1991-1998– served as Deputy Minister of Foreign Economic ..

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1853 – He was born on the 4th day of April this year in Vienna, Austria. He received his primary education at the Piarist grammar school in Pest, but he did not make his way directly towards the Technical University. He came to the idea of becoming an engineer during his pharmacist years in Kecskemét.  ..

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1867 – Born in Millville, Indiana.     1870 – They moved to Dayton and Orville was born.     1880-1890 – Published a newspaper and formed the Wright Cycle Company (provider of bicycles) alongside his brother.     1896 – Learned about the early European experiments in sustained flights and caught the interest of ..

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1908 – He was born on the 31st day of December this year in Buczacz, Ukrainian Galicia.   1914 – With the outbreak of the First World War in this year, however, his father, as a reserve in the Austro-Hungarian Army, was called to active duty and died in combat on the Eastern Front in ..

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Cornish engineer and inventor, born in the parish of Illogan between Camborne and Redruth in Cornwall, U.K.   He invented 1st steam locomotive to run on railway 1804.   When one considers the many technological achievements of mankind, few people can match those of Richard Trevithick.  He was a pioneer of the Industrial Revolution and undoubtedly one of ..

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1935 – Born in Wuhan, mainland China on 24th of July. 1949 – Tien and his family fled to Taiwan at the end of the Chinese Civil War. 1955 – He earned a BS in mechanical engineering from the National Taiwan University. 1956 – He went on to a fellowship at the University of Louisville. ..

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1856 – He was born on the 10th day of July of this year in Smiljan, Military Frontier, Austrian Empire. His baptism certificate reports that he was born on June 28, 1856, and christened by the Serbian Orthodox priest Toma Oklobdžija. His father was Rev. Milutin Tesla, a priest in the Serbian Orthodox Church Metropolitanate ..

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1959 – Born on the 3rd of August in Toyama City, Japan. 1980 – Tanaka reported a method, called soft laser desorption, in which the sample, in solid or viscous form, is bombarded with a laser pulse. 1983 – Tanaka received an engineering degree from Tohoku University. 2002 – He was appointed fellow of the ..

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1803 – Robert Stephenson, born on the 16th of October in Willington Quay, Northumberland, England. He was an English Civil Engineer. 1819 – He was apprenticed to Nicholas Wood, a coal-viewer at Killingworth. 1822 – He was sent to attend the science classes at the University of Edinburgh. 1823 – On his return he assisted ..

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