Werner Siemens

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Werner Siemens

Name: Werner von Siemens

Born: December 13, 1816, in Lenthe, Kingdom of Hanover Germany

Death: December 6, 1892 (Age: 75)

Computer-related contributions

  • German inventor and industrialist.
  • Siemens' name has been adopted as the SI unit of electrical conductance, the siemens.
  • Founder of the electrical and telecommunications company Siemens.