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us: Houbolt, John C.


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

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  • Fuller Name

    • John Cornelius
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19190410
    • Death Date

        20140415
    • Birth Place

        Altoona (Iowa)
    • Death Place

        Scarborough (Me.)
    • Associated Locale

        Scarborough (Me.)
    • Associated Locale

        Hampton (Va.)
    • Associated Locale

        Zurich (Switzerland)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
        • Affiliation Start: 1942
    • Organization

        (naf) United States. National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
    • Affiliation Start

        1942
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
        • Affiliation End: 1985
    • Organization

        (naf) United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
    • Affiliation End

        1985
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich
    • Organization

        (naf) Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: Enchanted rendezvous, 1995: t.p. (John C. Houbolt) foreword (engineer at Langley Res. Cent. in the 1960's)
    • found: Los Angeles times WWW site, Apr. 22, 2014 (in obituary dated Apr. 21, 2014: John C. Houbolt; born April 10, 1919, in Altoona, Iowa; d. Apr. 15, Scarborough, Me., at 95; started his career with NASA's predecessor, the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, in Hampton, Va., in 1942; left in 1963 to work for an aeronautical research and consulting firm in Princeton, N.J., then returned to NASA in 1976 as chief aeronautical scientist at Langley Field Center in Virginia; retired in 1985; doctorate from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology at Zurich)
    • found: Legacy.com, via WWW, Apr. 22, 2014 (Dr. John C. Houbolt; Dr. John Cornelius Houbolt of Scarborough, ME; d. Apr. 15, 2014)
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    • 1997-02-18: new
    • 2014-04-22: revised
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