Mary Winston Jackson

Mary Winston Jackson was a mathematician and aerospace engineer, and the first African American Female engineer to work at NASA. Born in Hampton, Virginia, she always had a gift for arithmetic.

Dr. Edward Alexander Bouchet

Dr.Edward Alexander Bouchet was an African-American mathematician and physicist who was the first African-American to graduate with a PhD in the United States.

Dr. Katherine Goble Johnson

Dr. Katherine Goble Johnson was born in White Sulfur Springs, West Virginia, where she received segregated education.