Inventor Karl Drais

Karl Drais

Living place: Karlsruhe

Birthday: 29-4-1785

Global rank: #45564

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Who is Inventor Karl Drais?
German aristocrat who invented the hobby horse, a precursor to the bicycle.
His prototype bicycle had no chain and was propelled by riders pushing off the ground with his feet.

Young / Before famous

He created early versions of the typewriter before introducing his own running computer.

Family life info

His father, a baron, served as an important post in Germany.

Close relationship

Who is Boy (girl) friend/ wife (husband)/ darling Inventor Karl Drais?
He and Karl Benz both created cars so people could move faster.

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When was Inventor Karl Drais born?
Karl Drais birthday 29-4-1785 (death).
Where is Inventor Karl Drais's birth place, what is Zodiac/Chinese Zodiac?
Karl Drais was born in Karlsruhe, of Germany. is a Inventor, whose Zodiac is Taurus, and who Chinese Zodiac is The Snake. Karl Drais's global rank is 45564 and whose rank is 20 in list of famous Inventor.
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Events in 1785 and 29-4

Birthday Karl Drais (29-4) in history

  • Day 29-4 year 1429: The heroine, Joanna of Arc, has entered the city of Orléans. She ended its months-long siege and became known as "The Handmaid of Orléans."
  • Day 29-4 year 1916: The Easter rebellion in Ireland ended with the surrender of Irish nationalists.
  • Day 29-4 year 1945: American soldiers liberated the Dachau concentration camp.
  • Day 29-4 year 1978: Japan's Naomi Uemura, traveling by sled dog, became the first person to reach the North Pole alone.
  • Day 29-4 year 1980: Film director Alfred Hitchcock died at age of 80.
  • Day 29-4 year 1986: Pitcher Roger Clemens set a major league baseball record by striking out 20 batters in a regular nine-inning game. He repeated his feat in 1996.
  • Day 29-4 year 1992: A Los Angeles jury acquitted four police officers accused of beating Rodney King. Massive rioting and looting ensued.
  • Day 29-4 year 1997: The first joint U.S.-Russian space walk was made by Jerry Linenger and Vasily Tsibliyev from space station Mir.
  • Day 29-4 year 2011: Kate Middleton marries Prince William in a lavish royal wedding at Westminster Abbey in London.
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