Gabelsberger, Franz Xaver
|born on||9 February 1789 at 13:30 (= 1:30 PM )|
|Place||Munich, Germany, 48n08, 11e34|
|Timezone||LMT m11e34 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||21°18' 11°56 Asc. 10°02'|
German inventor of a shorthand writing system, named Gabelsberger shorthand after him.
Gabelsberger, employed as typist by the Bavarian government, started to develop a new shorthand system at age of 28. His system was first fully described in the textbook Anleitung zur deutschen Redezeichenkunst oder Stenographie (1834) and became rapidly used.
He died 4 January 1849, Munich.
Arno Müller, vol 2
- Vocation : Business : Clerk/ Typist
- Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator