Werner von Siemens

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Werner von Siemens
Ernst Werner von Siemens.jpg
Born13 December 1816(1816-12-13)
Lenthe, Kinrick o Hanover, German Confederation
Died6 December 1892(1892-12-06) (aged 75)
Berlin, Kinrick o Proushie, German Empire
Scientific career

Ernst Werner Siemens (von Siemens syne 1888; German: [ˈziːmɛns]; 13 December 1816 – 6 December 1892) wis a German inventor an industrialist. Siemens’s name haes been adoptit as the SI unit o electrical conductance, the siemens. He wis an aa the foonder o the electrical an telecommunications company Siemens.