Annie Easley

Computer Scientist

1933 – 2011

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Who was Annie Easley?

Annie J. Easley was an African-American computer scientist, mathematician, and rocket scientist who was born on April 23, 1933, in Birmingham, Alabama, and died June 25, 2011, in Cleveland, Ohio. She worked for the Lewis Research Center of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and its predecessor, the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics. She was a leading member of the team which developed software for the Centaur rocket stage and one of the first African-Americans in her field.

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Born
Apr 23, 1933
Birmingham
Parents
Ethnicity
  • African American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Xavier University of Louisiana
    Pharmacy
  • Bachelor of Science, Cleveland State University
    Mathematics
    ( - 1977)
Employment
  • Glenn Research Center
  • National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
Lived in
  • Birmingham
  • Cleveland
Died
Jun 25, 2011
Cleveland

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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