- Category : 1878-births
- Type : GP
- Profile : 5/1 - Heretical / Investigator
- Definition : Split - Small (34,46,57)
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Alignment 2
German electrical engineer, inventor and pioneer who invented the famous mechanical cipher Enigma machine. He patented the invention, and later sold the machine under the brand name Enigma. Widely considered as the most sophisticated cipher machine in Human history with 159 Quintilian (158,962,555,217,826,360,000) different combinations of characters & numbers.
Scherbius offered unequaled opportunities and showed the importance of cryptography to military and civil intelligence.
He died on 13 May 1929, aged 50, in Berlin.