Ferruccio Lamborghini has the full name, Ferruccio Elio Arturo Lamborghini. He was born in 1916, April 28. It has Taurus Zodiac sign. He was interested in Bullfighting in Spain. From here, you can say that Lamborghini emblem is inspired from his zodiac sign and bullfighting in Spain. He lived with his parents as farmer. But, he had a dream to do something different with the parents as he loved mechanics. He proved his word when he entered technical school he wanted in Bologna.
In World War, then he came to Italian Air Force. He worked for the transportation section. In 1944 he was a prisoner of war by British military forces. He was put on the work of motoring department. From here, He got experience for the first time in dealing with cars although he got limited supplies at that time. This inspired him to do something more with cars although he started building his tractor business, not cars.
If you read the full Ferruccio Lamborghini history, you will see he built tractor first before he produce supercars as what you know today. When he came home, after the war, he started building his business with tractors. It is known with Lamborghini tractors. This business then makes him very rich person in Italy as his tractor is said as the best one from the material to the power and performance.
He had other businesslike central heating equipment, air conditioning and more. It just makes him richer and richer. From here, then he started collected luxurious cars like Jaguar, Ferrari, and Mercedes SL300. Then, just like history told you, there was a case that makes him think to build sport car company as the rival of Ferrari. This makes Lamborghini as the rival of Ferrari even for today. Ferruccio Lamborghini died in 1993, February 20 at 76.