Austria

Erwin Schrödinger

Erwin Schrödinger
Erwin Rudolf Josef Alexander Schrödinger, sometimes written as Erwin Schrodinger or Erwin Schroedinger, was a Nobel Prize-winning Austrian-Irish physicist who developed a number of fundamental results in quantum theory: the Schrödinger equation provides a way to calculate the wave function of a system and how it changes dynamically in time.

Hanns Hörbiger

Hanns Hörbiger
Johannes "Hanns" Evangelist Hörbiger, better known as Hanns Hörbiger, was an Austrian engineer from Vienna with roots in Tyrol. He took part in the construction of the Budapest subway and in 1894 invented a new type of valve essential for compressors still in widespread use today.

Raul Hilberg

Raul Hilberg
Hilberg was very much a lonesome man, pursuing solitary hobbies such as geography, music and train spotting. Though his parents attended synagogue on occasion, he personally found the irrationality of religion repellent and developed an allergy to it. He did however attend a Zionist school in Vienna, which inculcated the necessity of defending against, rather than surrendering to, the rising menace of Nazism.

Adolph Hitler

Adolph Hitler
Adolf Hitler was the ruler of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945. During his dictatorship, Hitler initiated military policies that led to World War II and the deaths of at least 11 million people, including the genocide of an estimated 6 million Jews. Hitler's death by suicide near the end of the war brought an end to his fascist regime.

Hans Schindler Bellamy

Hans Bellamy Schindler
The writer, mythologist and catastrophically oriented naturalist Hans Schindler Bellamy was probably the most prominent advocate of Hanns Hörbiger's World Ice Theory.