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Ludwig Prandtl

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Birthday
4, 1875
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Aug 15, 1953 (78)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
4, 1875
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Aug 15, 1953 (78)

About

Pioneer in the field of aeronautical engineering who developed the basics of subsonic engineering.

Before Fame

He obtained his Ph.D. from the Technische Hochschule Munich in 1900.

Trivia

He won the Daniel Guggenheim Award, one of the highest awards for American engineering, in 1930.

Family Life

He married his professor's daughter in 1909.

Associated With

He won the Daniel Guggenheim Award the year after Orville Wright.

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