Mary Jackson

STEM Career: Mathematician, Human Computer, Aeronautical Engineer

Significant Contribution/s: NASA’s first Black engineer;

Birth: April 9, 1921

Death: February 11, 2005

Learn more:

https://www.nasa.gov/content/mary-jackson-biography

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Jackson_(engineer)

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