Wernher von Braun
Wernher Magnus Maximilian, Freiherr von Braun was a German aerospace engineer and space architect credited with inventing the V-2 rocket for Nazi Germany and the Saturn V for the United States. Wikipedia
Born: March 23, 1912,
Died: June 16, 1977, Alexandria, VA
Spouse: Maria Luise von Quistorp (m. 1947–1977)
Buried: Ivy Hill Cemetery, Alexandria, VA
Children: Margrit Cécile von Braun, Iris Careen von Braun, Peter Constantine von Braun
Research is what I’m doing when I don’t know what I’m doing.
We can lick gravity, but sometimes the paperwork is overwhelming.
I have learned to use the word ‘impossible’ with the greatest caution.