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Claude Dornier

1884 - 1969

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Claude (Claudius) Honoré Désiré Dornier (born in Kempten im Allgäu on 14 May 1884 – 5 December 1969) was a German airplane designer and founder of Dornier GmbH. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Claude Dornier has received more than 74,355 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Claude Dornier is the 132nd most popular engineer (up from 148th in 2019), the 2,245th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,147th in 2019) and the 20th most popular German Engineer.

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Among ENGINEERS

Among engineers, Claude Dornier ranks 132 out of 325Before him are Ferdinand Alexander Porsche, Aurel Vlaicu, Philippe LeBon, Johan August Brinell, Patrick Head, and Georgy Shpagin. After him are Adrian Newey, Alexander Mozhaysky, John Smeaton, John Bagot Glubb, Li Kui, and Yuri Kondratyuk.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1884, Claude Dornier ranks 78Before him are Félix Gouin, Anna Vyrubova, Philipp Frank, Ferdinand von Bredow, Josias Braun-Blanquet, and Boris Asafyev. After him are Frederick Lorz, Tanzan Ishibashi, Harrison Ford, Werner Krauss, Max Erwin von Scheubner-Richter, and Gustave Garrigou. Among people deceased in 1969, Claude Dornier ranks 80Before him are Prince Konrad of Bavaria, Kimon Georgiev, Duke Adolf Friedrich of Mecklenburg, Jeffrey Hunter, Max Weinreich, and John Wyndham. After him are Eduardo Mondlane, Peter van Eyck, Domingo Tejera, Josef Blösche, Harry Hammond Hess, and Leonard Woolf.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Claude Dornier ranks 2,245 out of 5,289Before him are Christian I, Count Palatine of Birkenfeld-Bischweiler (1598), Hieronymus Bock (1498), Bodo Illgner (1967), Gottfried von Cramm (1909), Johann Christoph Friedrich GutsMuths (1759), and Judith Kerr (1923). After him are Hans Berger (1873), Stephen the Posthumous (1236), Martin Walser (1927), Adolphus Frederick VI, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1882), Hans Thoma (1839), and Katarina Witt (1965).

Among ENGINEERS In Germany

Among engineers born in Germany, Claude Dornier ranks 20Before him are Erich Topp (1914), Christian Otto Mohr (1835), John A. Roebling (1806), Gustave Whitehead (1874), Franz Reuleaux (1829), and Ferdinand Alexander Porsche (1935). After him are Hellmuth Walter (1900), Hugo Eckener (1868), Walter Hohmann (1880), Paul Mauser (1838), Anton Flettner (1885), and Wilhelm Nusselt (1882).