Grace Hopper, Computer Scientist and Military Leader | Biography
Who is Grace Hopper?
Announcing the Grace Hopper subsea cable
Admiral "Amazing Grace" Hopper
Grace Brewster Murray Hopper 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.