Dorothy Vaughan Net Worth

Dorothy Vaughan was born on September 20, 1910 in Missouri. Mathematician most well known for her work with the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, the predecessor to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. She would become the first African-American woman to be head of personnel at the NACA.
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Age, Biography and Wiki

Birth Day September 20, 1910
Birth Place Missouri
Age 110 YEARS OLD
Died On Nov 10, 2008 (age 98)
Birth Sign Virgo

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About

Mathematician most well known for her work with the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, the predecessor to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. She would become the first African-American woman to be head of personnel at the NACA.

Before Fame

She was working as a mathematics Teacher at R.R. Moton High School when Executive Orders 8802 and 9346 were passed, allowing her to be hired to the NACA.

Trivia

She was assigned to West Area Computers upon joining NACA, a division segregated due to the Virginia Jim Crow laws. Despite this, she was made acting head of the division in 1949, though she didn't receive the official title for many years thereafter.

Family Life

She and her husband Howard had four children. One of her four children would eventually go on to work at NASA.

Associated With

In 2016, the film Hidden Figures documented her career at NASA. She was depicted by Actress Octavia Spencer.