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Willy Ley

Willy LeyBorn: 2-Oct-1906
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 24-May-1969
Location of death: Queens, NY
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Conquest of Space

Wife: Olga

    University: University of Berlin
    University: University of Königsberg

    Naturalized US Citizen 1944

Author of books:
Die Fahrt in den Weltraum (1926, nonfiction, "Travel in Outer Space")
The Conquest of Space (1950, nonfiction)
The Conquest of the Moon (1953, nonfiction, with Wernher von Braun and Fred Whipple)
The Exploration of Mars (1956, nonfiction; with Wernher von Braun)
Beyond the Solar System (1964, nonfiction)

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