History questions are on-topic, as evidenced by the engineering-history tag. In a similar vein, what about questions about engineers?
We had a similar discussion on HSM, where it was decided that
Questions on the personal lives of scientists should certainly be allowed, with the important caveat that the question has to be clearly relevant to the academic work of these people.
I think we should have a similar policy on Engineering: questions on engineers are on-topic so long as they relate to the engineering work of the engineer.
Should these questions be on-topic?