Since he was one of the leaders in developing rocket technology, he is often referred to as the "father of rocket science".
As a boy, he detonated a toy wagon covered in fireworks in a public street after his interest was sparked by rocket-propelled cars.
He initially wanted to become a composer. He learned the cello and piano and could recite Beethoven and Bach from memory.
An American professor, physicist and inventor.
was a Canadian professional ice hockey player who played for the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League (NHL) from 1942 to 1960.
Is a coastal city located in Orange County in Southern California.
was the first woman to receive a medical degree in the United States, as well as the first woman on the UK Medical Register
An Austrian zoologist and ornithologist.
was a British politician who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955.
Is a state located in southern US near the Appalachian part of the United States.
was an American biochemist who became the third woman—and first American woman—to win a Nobel Prize in science
Was the fourth president of the United States and known as the Father of the Constitution.