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Ferdinand Porsche Born: Born in what is now the Czech Republic, Austrian-German automotive engineer Porsche would be the man behind the Mercedes-Benz S, SS and SSK models, the Volkswagen and the first of the cars to carry his name, as well as the mighty Auto Union Racing. He also contributed to the German war effort during WWII.


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