Anita Borg

Computer Scientist

1949 – 2003

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Who was Anita Borg?

Anita Borg was an American computer scientist. She founded the Institute for Women and Technology and the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing. She was born Anita Borg Naffz in Chicago, Illinois. She grew up in Palatine, Illinois; Kaneohe, Hawaii; and Mukilteo, Washington.

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Born
Jan 17, 1949
Chicago
Also known as
  • Anita Borg Naffz
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • New York University
Lived in
  • Mukilteo
  • Palatine
  • Kaneohe
Died
Apr 6, 2003
California

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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