Rudolf Diesel bio

Birth Name: Rudolf Diesel

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Place Of Birth: Germany

Date Of Birth: March 18, 1858

Date Of Death: September 29, 1913

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: German

Rudolf Diesel was born on the 18th of March, 1858. He was best known for being a Entrepreneur. German engineer who built his eponymous internal combustion engine.

Rudolf Diesel was born in Germany. He assisted Carl von Linde in building a modern refrigeration and ice plant after graduating from the Royal Bavarian Polytechnic of Munich. He wasn’t the first to patent an internal combustion engine, but he did make a more efficient version that was eventually used by trains and trucks.

Rudolf Diesel was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Rudolf Diesel was born in 1850s.

Rudolf Diesel is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Rudolf Diesel’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Rudolf Diesel’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Rudolf Diesel kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Rudolf Diesel was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Rudolf Diesel
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Rudolf Diesel was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Rudolf Diesel was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Rudolf Diesel had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Rudolf Diesel’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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