The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies
Famous Engineers
Alexander Graham Bell

Alexander Graham Bell (1847 - 1922)

Scottish-American engineer, invented the Telephone
Howard Hughes

Howard Hughes (1905 - 1976)

American engineer and director
Bill Nye

Bill Nye (64)

American engineer, educator, and television host
James Watt

James Watt (1736 - 1819)

Scottish engineer
Ray Kurzweil

Ray Kurzweil (71)

American engineer and author
Karl Benz

Karl Benz (1844 - 1929)

German engineer and businessman, founded Mercedes-Benz
John Logie Baird

John Logie Baird (1888 - 1946)

Scottish engineer and inventor
Robert Fulton

Robert Fulton (1765 - 1815)

American engineer and inventor, invented the steamboat
Gustave Eiffel

Gustave Eiffel (1832 - 1923)

French engineer and architect, co-designed the Eiffel Tower
Claude Shannon

Claude Shannon (1916 - 2001)

American engineer and mathematician
John DeLorean

John DeLorean (1925 - 2005)

American engineer and businessman, founded the DeLorean Motor Company
Hans Albert Einstein

Hans Albert Einstein (1904 - 1973)

Swiss-American engineer and educator, son of Albert Einstein and Mileva Marić
Ferdinand Porsche

Ferdinand Porsche (1875 - 1951)

Austrian-German engineer and businessman, founded Porsche
Grant Imahara

Grant Imahara (49)

American engineer
George Westinghouse

George Westinghouse (1846 - 1914)

American engineer and inventor
Adrian Newey

Adrian Newey (60)

English engineer
Vannevar Bush

Vannevar Bush (1890 - 1974)

American engineer and politician
Richard Trevithick

Richard Trevithick (1771 - 1833)

English engineer and inventor
Konrad Zuse

Konrad Zuse (1910 - 1995)

German engineer
Alan Mulally

Alan Mulally (74)

American engineer and businessman
Henry Bessemer

Henry Bessemer (1813 - 1898)

English engineer and businessman
Gustave Whitehead

Gustave Whitehead (1874 - 1927)

German-American engineer
Gottlieb Daimler

Gottlieb Daimler (1834 - 1900)

German engineer and inventor
Ross Brawn

Ross Brawn (65)

English engineer
Frank Whittle

Frank Whittle (1907 - 1996)

English engineer and inventor, developed the jet engine
Soichiro Honda

Soichiro Honda (1906 - 1991)

Japanese businessman
David Packard

David Packard (1912 - 1996)

American engineer and businessman
Robert Bosch

Robert Bosch (1861 - 1942)

German engineer and businessman, founded Robert Bosch GmbH
Ray Dolby

Ray Dolby (1933 - 2013)

American engineer
André Citroën

André Citroën (1878 - 1935)

French engineer and businessman, founded Citroën