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1912 – Ludwig Bölkow was born in Schwerin on the 30th of June.          – He studied airplane engineering in Berlin.          – In World War II, he was the lead engineer at the Messerschmitt AG building the first jet plane, the Me 262.          – He created the Bölkow GmbH in ..

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1946 – He was born on the 23rd of January in Moscow, Russia. 1983 – He studied forestry and then applied mathematics, receiving his doctorate. 1989 – He started in business under perestroika by buying and reselling automobiles from state. 1991 – He became a Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences.          ..

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1932 – Born on the 22nd of May in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 1954 – He worked as senior research associate at General Electric Company. 1965 – Worked as Manager at Battelle Northwest Laboratories. 1970 – Professor of nuclear materials in Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 1976 – Director, Office of Materials Science of Defense Advanced Research Projects ..

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1890 – Hugh Beaver was born in Johannesburg, South Africa.          – Educated at Wellington College, Berkshire. 1910-1912 – Served in the Indian Police force. 1921 – Returned to England, before joining Alexander Gibb and Partners, Engineers. 1940-1945 – He was a partner of the firm Alexander Gibb and Partners, Engineers. 1943 – He ..

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Jean-Maurice-Émile Baudot is a French Engineer and Inventor.   1845 – Jean-Maurice-Émile Baudot was born 11th of September in Magneux, France.   1870 – Worked  for the French Telecommunications Service, where he invented the code.   1874 – Patented the Baudot code, used in telegraph systems.   1874-1875 – Perfected the electro-mechanical hardware to send ..

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1888 – Born on the 13th of August in Helensburgh, Scotland. 1906 – Studied Electrical Engineering at Glasgow and West of Scotland Technical College. 1911 – Experimented with remote-controlled photography. 1925 – He was able to transmit the 30-line image of a ventriloquist’s dummy named Stooky Bill across the room. 1926 – Baird demonstrated the ..

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English Civil Engineer. 1840 – Born on the 31st of March in Keyford, Somerset, England. 1868 – Designed the elevated railroad in New York. 1870 – Published a timely book on Long Railway Bridges. 1877-1878 – He took part in the construction of the Metropolitan railway (London), and in designing the cylindrical vessel in which ..

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1954 – Born on the 1st of August in Hammond, Indiana. Attended Indiana University Bloomington but he stopped one semester away from obtaining his degree in chemistry. 1977 – Worked as a computer programmer at the Zion nuclear plant. 1982-1985 – Became the senior software engineer for Commonwealth Edison. 1987 – Moved to San Luis ..

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1861 – Born in Michigan. American electrical engineer. 1873-1879 – Showed marked inclination for mechanics early and under the adverse conditions of a new country, where machine shops and technical schools were unknown, made numerous mechanical devices, among them being a small steam engine at twelve; a full sized working bicycle at seventeen and a ..

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