German automotive engineer who created the Volkswagen Beetle and the early Porsche cars. He also created the first electric hybrid automobile.
He crashed college engineering classes and worked as a mechanic.
During WWII, he helped design and build Germany’s fearsome tanks.
He married Aloisia Johanna Kaes, and they had two children together.
He briefly served as the chauffeur for Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand.
Ferdinand Porsche Age
How old is Ferdinand Porsche? He was born in 1875, he was 147 years old at the time of his death.
Ferdinand Porsche Wiki
|Age||147 years old|
|Birthday||September 3, 1875|
|Date of Death||January 30, 1951|
Quotes by Ferdinand Porsche
Good design should be honest.— Ferdinand Porsche
If one does not fail at times, then one has not challenged himself.— Ferdinand Porsche
I came into the world at the same time as the auto, if you will.— Ferdinand Porsche
Design must be functional, and functionality must be translated into visual aesthetics without any reliance on gimmicks that have to be explained.— Ferdinand Porsche
I couldn’t find the sports car of my dreams, so I built it myself.— Ferdinand Porsche