Charles Stark Draper

Most Influential Person Across History

American engineer

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Charles Stark Draper
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Applied Physics
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engineering Degrees
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According to Wikipedia, Charles Stark "Doc" Draper was an American scientist and engineer, known as the "father of inertial navigation". He was the founder and director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Instrumentation Laboratory, later renamed the Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, which made the Apollo Moon landingss possible through the Apollo Guidance Computer it designed for NASA.

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