Annie Easley

1933 - 2011

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Annie J. Easley (April 23, 1933 – June 25, 2011) was an American computer scientist, mathematician, and rocket scientist. She worked for the Lewis Research Center (now Glenn Research Center) of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and its predecessor, the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA). She was a leading member of the team which developed software for the Centaur rocket stage, and was one of the first African-Americans to work at NASA. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Annie Easley has received more than 296,132 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Annie Easley is the 167th most popular computer scientist, the 10,639th most popular biography from United States and the 95th most popular American Computer Scientist.

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Among computer scientists, Annie Easley ranks 167 out of 205Before her are Erich Gamma, James Rumbaugh, Andy Hertzfeld, Bruce Perens, Vitalik Buterin, and Alexandra Elbakyan. After her are Brewster Kahle, E. Allen Emerson, Evan Williams, Phil Katz, Luis von Ahn, and Sophie Wilson.

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Among people born in 1933, Annie Easley ranks 401Before her are John Cannon, Craig L. Thomas, David McCullough, Patricia Blair, John Hopfield, and Caroll Spinney. After her are Bobby Smith, Bobby Helms, Floyd Cramer, Lou Adler, Bob Bennett, and Ben Nighthorse Campbell. Among people deceased in 2011, Annie Easley ranks 376Before her are Pavol Demitra, Mika Myllylä, Tom Aldredge, Frank Kameny, Tomoko Kawakami, and Iztok Puc. After her are Sada Thompson, Laurie Hughes, Khamis Gaddafi, Peggy Rea, Carl Robie, and Pauline Betz.

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Among people born in United States, Annie Easley ranks 10,639 out of 15,968Before her are Esther Ralston (1902), Mikaela Shiffrin (1995), Mindy Kaling (1979), Mike DeWine (1947), Erik King (1963), and Sin Cara (1977). After her are Dan Peters (1967), Richard Biggs (1960), Joe Boyd (1942), Nicki Hunter (1979), Nick Robinson (1995), and Dean Malenko (1960).


Among computer scientists born in United States, Annie Easley ranks 95Before her are Robert Tappan Morris (1965), Peter Shor (1959), Edmund M. Clarke (1945), Grady Booch (1955), James Rumbaugh (1947), and Andy Hertzfeld (1953). After her are Brewster Kahle (1960), E. Allen Emerson (1954), Evan Williams (1972), Phil Katz (1962), Bram Cohen (1975), and Craig Federighi (1969).