Happy 110th Birthday Grace Hopper

Blog Post created by TMACUL Champion on Dec 12, 2016
December 9, 2016



NAME: Grace Hopper
OCCUPATION: Military Leader, Mathematician, Computer Programmer
BIRTH DATE: December 9, 1906
DEATH DATE: January 1, 1992
EDUCATION: Yale University, Vassar College
PLACE OF BIRTH: New York, New York
PLACE OF DEATH: Arlington, Virginia
Remains: Buried, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA
Naval Ordnance Development Award 1946
Society of Women Engineers Achievement Award 1964
DPMA Computer Sciences Man of the Year 1969
ACM Harry Goode Memorial Award 1970
Legion of Merit 1973
ACM Distinguished Member Award 1976
IEEE W. Wallace McDowell Award 1976
Meritorious Service Medal 1980
ACM Distinguished Service Award 1983
IEEE Computer Pioneer Medal 1983
Navy Distinguished Service Medal 1986
IEEE Distinguished Service Award 1988
National Medal of Technology and Innovation 1990
American Association for the Advancement of Science 1963
Association for Computing Machinery
British Computer Society Foreign Member, 1973
Data Processing Management Association
IEEE 1962
National Academy of Engineering 1973

BEST KNOWN FOR: Computer programmer Grace Hopper helped develop a compiler that was a precursor to the widely used COBOL language and became a rear admiral in the U.S. Navy.


Happy 110th Birthday Grace Hopper – Waldina 

Grace Hopper on Letterman - YouTube 

Grace Hopper - Wikipedia 



Grace Hopper – Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre 

Como Grace Hopper abriu caminho para as mulheres - Intel iQ BR