Robert Bosch

1861 - 1942

Robert Bosch

Robert Bosch (23 September 1861 – 12 March 1942) was a German industrialist, engineer and inventor, founder of Robert Bosch GmbH. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Bosch has received more than 462,814 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 35th most popular businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Robert Bosch ranks 35 out of 481Before him are Tim Cook, Ettore Bugatti, Rudolf Dassler, Hugh Hefner, J. P. Morgan, and Ferruccio Lamborghini. After him are Henri Nestlé, Soichiro Honda, Gustav Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach, Martin Cooper, Richard Branson, and Joan Gamper.

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Among people born in 1861, Robert Bosch ranks 11Before him are Georges Méliès, Lou Andreas-Salomé, Charles Édouard Guillaume, Victor Horta, Ferdinand I of Bulgaria, and Georgy Lvov. After him are Erich von Falkenhayn, Alfred North Whitehead, James Naismith, Halford Mackinder, Aristide Maillol, and Frederick Gowland Hopkins. Among people deceased in 1942, Robert Bosch ranks 11Before him are Edith Stein, Bronisław Malinowski, José Raúl Capablanca, Jean Baptiste Perrin, William Henry Bragg, and Anton Drexler. After him are William G. Morgan, Franz Boas, Richard Willstätter, Fritz Todt, Lucy Maud Montgomery, and Walther von Reichenau.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Robert Bosch ranks 326 out of 3,763Before him are Rudolf Carnap (1891), Hans Zimmer (1957), Emil Nolde (1867), Hermann Ebbinghaus (1850), Franz Halder (1884), and Regiomontanus (1436). After him are Helmut Schmidt (1918), Karl Haushofer (1869), Henri Nestlé (1814), Constanze Mozart (1762), Frederick I of Sweden (1676), and Ferdinand Schörner (1892).


Among businesspeople born in Germany, Robert Bosch ranks 5Before him are Levi Strauss (1829), Ferdinand von Zeppelin (1838), Ludwig Erhard (1897), and Rudolf Dassler (1898). After him are Henri Nestlé (1814), Otto Frank (1889), Bertha Benz (1849), Jakob Fugger (1459), Johann Friedrich Böttger (1682), Paul Reuter (1816), and Nathan Mayer Rothschild (1777).

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