Zénobe Gramme in 1893
|Born||27 April 1827|
|Died||20 January 1901 (aged 74)|
|Resting place||Père Lachaise Cemetery|
|Known for||Gramme dynamo|
Zénobe Théophile Gramme (4 April 1826, Amay - 20 January 1901) was a Belgian electrical engineer. He invented the Gramme machine. The Gramme machine was a type of direct current dynamo. It made smoother (less AC) and much higher voltages than other dynamos.