Braun, Wernher von

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Wernher von Braun
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Name
Braun, Wernher von Gender: M
Wernher Magnus Maximilian von Braun
born on 23 March 1912 at 09:15 (= 09:15 AM )
Place Wyrzysk, Poland, 53n10, 17e15
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: De Marre
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 02°21' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 26°22 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 27°03'



Biography

German-American rocket expert and pioneer in space technology. By age 20, Braun was Germany's top civilian specialist in rocketry; he became the chief designer of the V-2 rocket. After the war, he worked on rockets, missiles and space satellites for NASA from 1958-1972. His job at NASA was followed by an executive post as Vice-President of Fairchild Industries.

Braun died on 6/16/1977, Alexandria, VA of cancer.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

Events

  • Work : New Career 1958 (14 year career for NASA)
  • Death by Disease 16 June 1977 (Age 65, of cancer, in Alexandria, VA)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Luc de Marre quotes H. Schwarz in Neue Weltschaw, 2/1958, p.7, "Information received from the entourage of Von Braun."

Categories

  • Traits : Mind : Exceptional mind (Outstanding in science)
  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer
  • Lifestyle : Work : Same Job more than 10 yrs (14 years with NASA)
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (Germany to U.S.)
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (cancer)
  • Vocation : Business : Top executive (Fairchild Industries)
  • Vocation : Engineer : Aerospace (Pioneer in space technoloby)
  • Vocation : Politics : Government employee (NASA)
  • Notable : Famous : Historic figure (Rocket pioneer)
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession

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