Dorothy Vaughan

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Birth Name: Dorothy Vaughan

Occupation: Mathematician

Born In: Missouri

Birthdate: September 20, 1910

Age: 112 years old (as of 2023)

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available


Dorothy Vaughan was born on the 20th of September, 1910. She is known for being a Mathematician. In 2016, the film Hidden Figures documented her career at NASA. She was depicted by actress Octavia Spencer. Dorothy Vaughan’s age is 112. 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.

The 112-year-old mathematician was born in Missouri. 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. 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.

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Dorothy Vaughan was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Dorothy Vaughan is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".

While we don't know Dorothy Vaughan birth time, but we do know her mother gave birth to her on a Tuesday. People born on a Tuesday have great will power and a lot of energy. In general, they are very ambitious.


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Dorothy Vaughan’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. . We will continue to update information on Dorothy Vaughan’s parents.

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The 112-year-old Not available was born in the G.I. Generation and the Year of the Dog

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REAL NAME: Dorothy Vaughan
NICKNAME: Dorothy Vaughan
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday

Net Worth

The 112-year-old Not available mathematician has done well thus far. Majority of Dorothy’s money comes from being a mathematician. CelebsMoney has recently updated Dorothy Vaughan’s net worth.



Zodiac Sign: Dorothy Vaughan is a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Dorothy Vaughan was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Dorothy Vaughan has a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Dorothy Vaughan’s birth sign is Virgo and she has a ruling planet of Mercury.


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