Grace Hopper

December 9, 1906 - January 1, 1992

  •  Born and lives in New York, NY
  • She helped develop the UNIVAC, the first large scale computer. She released MATH-MATIC, FLOW-MATIC and the ARITH-MATHIC, first compiler-based languages
  • She was the first to introduce computer programming and popularized programming languages. She also had influence over the Harvard Mk.1 and COBOL
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