Robert R. Gilruth’s Death – What Happened?

Robert R. Gilruth Died

The engineer Robert R. Gilruth passed away at age 86, impressive.

Biography - A Short Wiki

NASA scientist who led the Johnson Space Center in Houston and oversaw the Apollo moon landings.

He took a childhood interest in creating rubber band-launched toy airplanes to the University of Minnesota, where he studied aeronautical engineering.

He worked at National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics on free-flight rocket-powered experiments, and joined NASA when the agency formed in 1958.

How did Robert R. Gilruth die?

Information about the death of Robert R. Gilruth
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death86 years
BirthdayOctober 18, 1913
Death dateAugust 17, 2000
Place of deathCharlottesville, Virginia, United States
Place of burialN/A