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Heinz Nixdorf - The Computer King from Paderborn

Dokumentation / D 2015


In the 1960s and 1970s, Heinz Nixdorf was like Germany's Steve Jobs. But he wasn't based in California's Silicon Valley but in Paderborn in eastern Westphalia. Born there in 1925, he was the almost unrivalled embodiment of Germany's so-called "Economic Miracle."