Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin

(redirected from Ferdinand von Zeppelin)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin - German inventor who designed and built the first rigid motorized dirigible (1838-1917)Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin - German inventor who designed and built the first rigid motorized dirigible (1838-1917)
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
1900 Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin flies his first airship in Germany.
Zeppelins had been the most successful wartime airships and had been created by Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin at the turn of the 20th century.
Eva von Zeppelin, a relative of the World War I dirigible airship designer Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin had threatened to sue if they took her family name in vain on her home turf.