Happy Birthday, Grace Hopper!

Rear Admiral Grace Hopper certainly earned her nickname “Amazing Grace.” She was the first woman to receive a Ph.D. in mathematics, allowing her to join the U.S. Naval Reserve during WWII to work on the Mark I computer. She also helped create the first compiler for computer languages and was the first female individual to receive the National Medal of Technology in 1991. She continues to be recognized as one of the most influential tech pioneers in history.

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