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Alois Negrelli

Austrian engineer and pioneer in road and bridge construction in Austria, Switzerland and Italy. Designer of the Suez Canal.

Biographical Information

Name: Alois Negrelli
Born on 23 January 1799 in Fiera di Primiero, Trento, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy, Europe
Deceased on 1 October 1858 in Vienna, Austria, Europe

Knighted by the Austrian emperor. He chooses the title "von Moldelbe" (combining the river names Moldau and Elbe) as his title of nobility. This caused quite a stir as it put emphasis on his Bohemian heritage.

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