Robert H. Goddard
|Robert H. Goddard|
Robert Hutchings Goddard|
5 October 1882
Worcester, Massachusetts, U.S.
August 10, 1945 (aged 62)|
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
Cause o daith
Worcester Polytechnic Institute|
|Thrift||Professor, aerospace ingineerin, pheesicist, inventor|
|Kent for||First liquid-fueled racket|
|Hauf-marrae(s)||Esther Christine Kisk (m. 1924–1945) (1901–1982)|
Fannie Louise Hoyt|
Nahum Danford Goddard
|Awairds||Daniel Guggenheim Medal (1964)|
Robert Hutchings Goddard (October 5, 1882 – August 10, 1945) wis an American ingineer, professor, pheesicist, an inventor wha is creditit wi creatin an biggin the warld's first liquid-fueled racket, which he successfully launched on Mairch 16, 1926 usherin in an era o space flicht an innovation. Goddard an his team launched 34 rackets atween 1926 an 1941, achievin altitudes as heich as 2.6 km (1.6 mi) an speeds as fast as 885 km/h (550 mph).
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