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German railway entrepreneurs
Albert von Maybach Arnold Heinrich Albert von Maybach was a German lawyer, politician and railway manager.
August Borsig Johann Friedrich August Borsig (23 June 1804 – 6 July 1854) was a German businessman who founded the Borsig-Werke factory.
August von Clemm August Ritter von Clemm (born 8 December 1837 in Gießen; died 28 October 1910 in Haardt) was a German businessman and politician.
Bethel Henry Strousberg Bethel Henry Strousberg (20 November 1823 – 31 May 1884) was a Jewish industrialist and railway entrepreneur in Germany during its rapid industrial expansion in the 19th century.
David Hansemann David Justus Ludwig Hansemann (12 July 1790 – 4 August 1864) was a Prussian politician and banker, serving as the Prussian Minister of Finance in 1848.
Emil Kessler Emil Julius Carl Kessler (20 August 1813 - 16 March 1867) was a German businessman and founder of the Maschinenfabrik Esslingen ('Esslingen Engineering Works').
Ferdinand Schichau Ferdinand Gottlob Schichau (30 January 1814 – 23 January 1896) was a German mechanical engineer and businessman.
Friedrich Harkort Friedrich Harkort (February 22, 1793 - March 6, 1880), known as the "Father of the Ruhr," was an early prominent German industrialist and pioneer of industrial development in the Ruhr region.
Georg Knorr Theodor Georg Knorr, was an engineer and entrepreneur on the field of railroad technology and founder of the company Knorr-Bremse.
George Krauss Georg Ritter von Krauss was a German industrialist and the founder of the Krauss Locomotive Works in Munich, Germany and Linz, Upper Austria.
John George Brill John George Brill (German: Johann Georg Brill) (Kassel, Germany, 1817 – 1888) was a co-founder of J. G. Brill and Company, which, at its height, was the largest manufacturer of streetcars an...
Paul Camille von Denis Paul Camille Denis, later von Denis, (28 June 1796 – 3 September 1872) was an engineer, railway pioneer and participant in the Hambach Festival, the German political protest of 1832.