Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Helmut Hoelzer
Born: February 27, 1912 in Bad Liebenstein, Thüringen, German Empire
Death: October 12, 1996 (Age: 84)
Computer related contributions
- Nazi Germany V-2 rocket engineer.
- Brought to the United States under Operation Paperclip.
- Known for designing an electronic simulator for the V-2 rocket control system.
- Built an analog computer to calculate and simulate V-2 rocket trajectories (1942).