1800s / 19th century history on the 8th of July

1838 : Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin the German general and founder of the Zeppelin Airship Company was born Graf Ferdinand Adolf Heinrich August von Zeppelin in Baden-Württemberg (originally known as Konstanz) in Germany (died in 1917 aged 78).

1839 : John D. ROCKEFELLER the American business magnate and founder of the Standard Oil Company was born in Richford, New York, USA (died in 1937 aged 97).

How Rockefeller Built His Trillion Dollar Oil Empire (Business Casual verified YouTube channel video)

1885 : Hugo Boss the German fashion designer and founder of Hugo Boss was born in Metzingen, Kingdom of Württemberg, German Empire (died in 1948 aged 63). Official website : HugoBoss.com

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