Grace Hopper

Grace Hopper - Slick Cat Books

December 9, 1906 - January 1, 1992
American computer scientist and U. S. Navy Rear Admiral
Author of "Understanding Computers" and "Instructor's Manual to Accompany Understanding Computers" (co-written with Steven L. Mandell)
Awarded many military awards as well as the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Barack Obama in 2016 (posthumously)
Was a pioneer of computer programming

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