|Birthname||Antoine Nicolas Riggenbach|
|born on||21 May 1817 at 17:30 (= 5:30 PM )|
|Place||Guebwiller, France, 47n55, 7e12|
|Timezone||LMT m7e12 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||00°13' 01°42 Asc. 07°42'|
Swiss inventor of the Riggenbach rack system and the counter-pressure brake. He was also an engineer and locomotive builder. He died on 25 July 1899 in Olten, Swizerland.
Sy Scholfield forwarded birth certificate n°54 from the online Haut-Rhin departmental archives, image 464/603: "entre cinq et six heures du soir" (between five and six o'clock at night).
- Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 82)
- Vocation : Engineer : Mechanical
- Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Inventor of the counter-pressure brake)
- Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Inventor of the Riggenbach rack system)