This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for

Robert Goddard

Scientist (5-Oct-1882 — 10-Aug-1945)


I. N. Bubnov. Robert Goddard, 1882-1945. Moscow, Russia: Nauka. 1978. 221pp.

David A. Clary. Rocket Man: Robert H. Goddard and the Birth of the Space Age. New York: Hyperion. 2003. 324pp.

Esther C. Goddard; G. Edward Pendray (editors). The Papers of Robert H. Goddard Including the Reports to the Smithsonian Institution and the Daniel and Florence Guggenheim Foundation. New York: McGraw-Hill. 1970. (3 vols.) 1,707pp.

Robert Goddard. The Autobiography of Robert Hutchings Goddard, Father of the Space Age: Early Years to 1927. Worcester, MA: A. J. St. Onge. 1966. 85pp.

Milton Lehman. This High Man: The Life of Robert H. Goddard. New York: Farrar, Straus and Company. 1963. 430pp.

Gertrude H. Winders. Robert Goddard: Father of Rocketry. New York: John Day. 1963. 191pp.


Below are references indicating presence of this name in another database or other reference material. Most of the sources listed are encyclopedic in nature but might be limited to a specific field, such as musicians or film directors. A lack of listings here does not indicate unimportance -- we are nowhere near finished with this portion of the project -- though if many are shown it does indicate a wide recognition of this individual.

  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Public Information Research Namebase [link]

  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.598)

  8. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.448)

  9. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.259)

  10. Webster's American Biographies (p.406)

  11. Who's Who in Aviation History (p.79)

  12. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.277)

  13. Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (p.414)

  14. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.205)

  15. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientists (p.198)

  16. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.126)

Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile

Copyright ©2019 Soylent Communications