"Apollo was a major software project. Astronauts used the Apollo Guidance Computer, placed in both the command module & the lunar module, for navigation assistance & to control the spacecraft, & someone needed to program it. The software for the guidance computer was written by a team at the MIT Instrumentation Laboratory, headed up by Margaret Hamilton. Here's a picture of her next to the code she and her colleagues wrote for the Apollo 11 guidance computer that made the moon landing…
Margaret Hamilton, leader of the team that developed the flight software for NASAs Apollo missions.
The Great Margaret Hamilton
Margaret Hamilton as wicked witch of the west (east, north?) by Andy Warhol
Margaret Hamilton, lead Apollo flight software designer, inside the Command Module. Credit: NASA
Margaret Hamilton, aka The Wicked Witch of the West from the Wizard of Oz.
The Wicked Witch of the West (played by Margaret Hamilton, reprising her role from the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz) flies over Sesame Street and loses her broom.
The Wizard Of OZ / The bad witch Margaret Hamilton Actress Born: December 9, 1902, Cleveland, OH Died: May 16, 1985, Salisbury, CT Movies and TV shows: The Wizard of Oz, 13 Ghosts, …
Margaret Hamilton, Actress: The Wizard of Oz. Margaret Hamilton was Born December 9, 1902 in Cleveland, Ohio to Jennie and Walter Hamilton. She later attended Hathaway Brown School in Shaker Heights, Ohio, and practiced acting doing children's theater while a Junior League of Cleveland member. Margaret had already built her resume with several performances in film before she came to her most memorable and astronomically successful role, ...
Ray Bolger, Margaret Hamilton & Jack Haley...the scarecrow, the witch, & the tinman. Only one missing is Bert Lahr, the lion.