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Grace Murray Hopper

Grace Brewster Murray Hopper (née Murray; December 9, 1906 – January 1, 1992) was an American computer scientist and United States Navy rear admiral. One of the first programmers of the Harvard Mark I computer, she was a pioneer of computer programming who invented one of the first compiler related tools. She popularized the idea of machine-independent programming languages, which led to the development of COBOL, an early high-level programming language still in use today.

Grace Murray at Vassar College

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A Technologist and Pioneer

The First Glossary of Programming Terminology

Hopper Drawing: The Family Tree of Computers

Grace Murray Hopper

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Grace Hopper at MIT

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Amazing Grace: Honored at Arlington National Cemetery

The United States Military Honors Navy Rear Admiral "Amazing Grace" Hopper at Arlington National Cemetery on December 9th, 2015 in Arlington, Virginia.
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Grace Hopper and the Invention of the Information Age

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Particular Passions: Grace Murray Hopper

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Education of Grace Hopper

3 Educational Institution(s) are currently recorded in Wikidata about Grace Hopper

Where Grace Hopper Worked

4 Employers of Grace Hopper Are Currently Recorded in Wikidata

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Vassar College

  • start time:
    1931-01-01T00:00:00Z
  • end time:
    1943-01-01T00:00:00Z
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Vassar College
Description:
private, coeducational liberal arts college in Poughkeepsie, New York, in the United States
Website:
http://www.vassar.edu
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University of Pennsylvania

Company Name:
University of Pennsylvania
Description:
private research university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Website:
http://www.upenn.edu
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Eckert–Mauchly Computer Corporation

  • start time:
    1949-01-01T00:00:00Z
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    1971-01-01T00:00:00Z
Company Name:
Eckert–Mauchly Computer Corporation
Description:
company
Location:
Philadelphia
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Remington Rand

Company Name:
Remington Rand
Description:
American manufacturer
Location:
Buffalo
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Memberships of Grace Hopper

4 Organizations that Grace Hopper is a Member of Are Currently Recorded in Wikidata

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Daughters of the American Revolution

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PBKS

Phi Beta Kappa Society

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Grace Hopper
AAAS

American Academy of Arts and Sciences

United States honorary society and center for independent policy research





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AAAS

American Association for the Advancement of Science

international non-profit organization promoting science





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Timeline of Grace Hopper

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People Relevant to Grace Hopper

6 People are currently recorded in Wikidata connected to Grace Hopper

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doctoral advisor
doctoral student: Grace Hopper
  • Norwegian mathematician
Howard Engstrom
student of
student: Grace Hopper
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influenced by
  • American physicist
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influenced by
  • pioneer in computing, original conceptual designer behind IBM's Harvard Mark I computer
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influenced by
  • German American mathematician (1888-1972)
Holly Rushmeier
interested in: Grace Hopper
  • American computer scientist

Map of Grace Hopper and Influence

28 Locations are currently recorded in Wikidata about Grace Hopper

Vassar College
University of Pennsylvania
Eckert–Mauchly Computer Corporation
Remington Rand
Arlington National Cemetery
National Women's Hall of Fame
New York City
Arlington County
United States Navy
United States of America
Yale University
Wardlaw-Hartridge School
American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Schlesinger Library
Computer History Museum
National Museum of American History
World War II
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Hopper College
Grace Murray Hopper Park

Named After Grace Hopper

5 Instance(s) Are Currently Recorded in Wikidata

Library of Grace Hopper

Works By and About Grace Hopper Are Currently Recorded in Wikidata

Awards of Grace Hopper

17 Awards & Honors Recieved By Grace Hopper Are Currently Recorded in Wikidata

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