Mr. Zoltan Vigh

vigh-zoli

Quick Facts

Born: 08/22/1922, Nadudvar, Hu
Died: 10/28/2005

Last residence: Anaheim, Ca

Spouse: Mrs. Erzsebet Vigh
Number of children: 0

In Hungary
Education: Technical University of Budapest, Dipl. Mechanical Engineering, 1955
Occupation: Design Engineer
Active role in the revolution: YES

Took part in university students demonstrations

In United States of America
Arrival: 1957, NY
Occupation: Design Engineer
Workplace: Aerojet General Corp, JPL,  Azusa, Ca.,  Autonetics Of North American Aviation, Anaheim, California

Awards: Member ASME
Inventor – turbines
Ball bearing specialist


Zoltan was a consummate engineer, at home in ball bearing design, aerospace mechanical design, inventor in turbine design. Very active in the LOs Angeles Hungarian community, supporter of their causes, an upstanding American Citizen, a good friend.
During the aerospace layoff years, Zoltan and his wife bought a VW Wagon and toured Europe for about a year, a deed they never regretted.

Comments are closed.