Emil Rathenau (1838 – 1915)

Emil Rathenau was the founder of one of the most influential German companies of the first half of ...

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Count Wilhelm Friedrich von Reden (1752 – 1815)

Count Wilhelm Friedrich von Reden was one of the most influential figures in the development of ...

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Louis Renault (1877 – 1944)

Louis Renault, like Armand Peugeot and André Citroën established a motor car manufacturing company ...

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Sir Harry Ricardo (1885 – 1974)

Henry Ricardo made many innovations in mechanical engineering that had implications throughout ...

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William Richards (1756 – 1831)

Steam power was one of the critical innovations of the industrial revolution, allowing mechanical ...

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Ludwig August Riedinger (1809 – 79)

Ludwig August Riedinger achieved distinction in mechanical engineering and played a large part in ...

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Henry Roberts (1803 – 76)

Henry Roberts was an English architect whose designs influenced the provision of social housing ...

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Hermann Röchling (1872 – 1955)

Hermann Röchling was a German steel manufacturer who, over decades, polarized the German-French ...

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Alessandro Rossi (1821 – 98)

Alessandro Rossi was born in Schio, a citizen of the Habsburg Empire, which, until the ...

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