Josef F. Blumrich

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Josef F. Blumrich
Born 17 March 1913(1913-03-17)
Steyr, Austria
Died 10 February 2002 (88)
Estes Park, Colorado
Nationality Austrian, American
Workplace(s) NASA (1959-1974)
Field(s) Aeronautics, Aerospace engineering

Josef F. Blumrich (March 17, 1913 - February 10, 2002) was an Austrian-born aeronautical and aerospace engineer who was involved in NASA's design research programs at the Marshall Space Flight Center (from 1959 to 1974), and later in his life a ufologist interested in alien influence on ancient human civilisations, for which he is noted as the author of The Spaceships of Ezekiel (Da Tat Sich Der Himmel Auf), a study of the Biblical prophet Ezekiel's described encounter with a UFO.

Selected Bibliography

  • (in German) Blumrich, Josef F. (1973), Da Tat Sich Der Himmel Auf: Die Begegnung des Propheten Ezechiel mit Ausserirdischer Intelligenz, Düsseldorf: Econ Verlag GmbH  — [English: "Then the Heavens Opened: The Encounter of the prophet Ezekiel with Extraterrestrial Intelligence"]
  • (in English) Blumrich, Josef F. (1974), The Spaceships of Ezekiel, New York: Bantam  — [Translation of Da Tat Sich Der Himmel Auf]