Johnson, Dorothy

Johnson, Dorothy

(jŏn′sŏn)
A nursing educator (1919–1999) who developed the Behavioral System Model of Nursing.
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NASA's Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson were vital to the early US space programme -- including calculating trajectories for the Apollo 11 mission.
Ted Cruz (R-Texas), chairman of the Subcommittee on Aviation and Space, participated in a ceremony with NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine to rename the street in front of NASA's headquarters as "Hidden Figures Way." The designation honors Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, and Mary Jackson, who were featured in the movie Hidden Figures, Dr.
Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson - brilliant African-American women working at NASA, who served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation's confidence, turned around the Space Race, and galvanized the world.
Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson," who "served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit," according to the film's advertisements.
Centre: Norma Devonport, Jean Gara, Joyce Yeomans, Pat Kellie, Julie Gascoigne, Janet Darke, Lynne Johnson, Dorothy Corden, Ivy Farley.
It'll take place at 7.30pm on Wednesday, November, 16 at the English Martyrs Church Hall, 297 Oldbury Road, Rowley Regis (a few yards from The Whiteheath Gate pub Among the faces on the photo are those of Philip Phipps, Ann Wood, Maureen Brown, Trevor Stanley, Alan Johnson, Dorothy Mason and Keiron Shanahan (the headmaster's son).
The renaming honors Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, and Mary Jackson, who were featured in Shetterlys book and the subsequent movie Hidden Figures, as well as all women who honorably serve their country, advancing equality, and contributing to the United States space program.
The lives and careers of Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, and Christine Darden were featured in the book Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race, by Margot Lee Shetterly.