Wernher Von's Death

Born (Birthday) Mar 23, 1912

Death Date June 16, 1977

Age of Death 65 years

Cause of Death Pancreatic Cancer

Profession Physicist

The physicist Wernher Von died at the age of 65. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

One of the greatest rocket scientists ever who, early on in his career, played a key role in Germany’s rocket development program. While working for NASA, he played an integral role in the development of the Saturn V booster which later helped to land the first Americans on the moon.

He married Maria Luise von Quistorp, his cousin on his mother’s side, on March 1, 1947. He and Maria had three children together.