Paulet, Pedro

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Name
Paulet, Pedro Gender: M
born on 2 July 1874 at 12:30 (= 12:30 PM )
Place Arequipa, Peru, 16s24, 71w33
Timezone LMT m71w33 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Castellanos
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 10°34' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 17°43 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 22°20'



Pedro Paulet

Biography

Peruvian scientist who allegedly in 1895 was the first person to build a liquid-fuel rocket engine and, in 1900, the first person to build a modern rocket propulsion system. German V-2 inventor Wernher von Braun considered Paulet one of the "fathers of aeronautics." The National Air & Space Museum in Washington, D.C., has a small plaque honoring the memory of Paulet.

He died 30 January 1945

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Castellanos quotes BC

Categories

  • Vocation : Engineer : Aerospace
  • Notable : Famous : First in Field