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Biography of pioneer grace brewster murray hopper from jan lee's 1995 book ieee computer society pioneer award, 1980 honorary doctor of science, . Grace brewster murray hopper (née murray december 9, 1906 – january 1, 1992) was an american computer scientist and united states navy rear admiral.
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