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Margaret Elaine Heafield Hamilton Born: August 17, 1936 Paoli, Indiana Known For: Computer Scientist That Developed the On-Board Flight Software for NASA's Apollo Space Program  As we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the US Moon Landing (July 20th this year) it's important to recognize the contribution of the women who worked...

Gerty Theresa Cori Born: August 15, 1896 Prague, Czech Republic Known For: Biochemist and Nobel Prize Winner For today's birthday blog, we're celebrating a world renowned chemist! Gerty Cori had to fight for equal recognition as her husband, especially since they worked on many projects together.Gerty moved to the...

Alice Ball Born: July 24, 1892 Seattle, Washington, USA Known For: Discovery of the First Treatment for Leprosy In honoring Alice Ball for our HBDLadies Series, we have yet another woman whose accomplishments were hidden from history. Too often women's role in history is left unwritten, their accomplishments forgotten, or...

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