Suzannah Weiss writes, "Soon after Hidden Figures was acknowledged with three Oscar nominations, a woman named Raye Montague spoke with Good Morning America about her own experience as a 'hidden figure' in the Navy, Yahoo reports.
'I'm known as the first person to design a ship using the computer,' she explained — and she was being humble. She actually designed it in 19 hours using a system she built even though she'd been given a whole month.
'And I was the first female program manager of ships in the history of the Navy, which was the equivalent of being a CEO of a company,' she added.
Released: February 27, 2017 12:09 PM | Updated: February 27, 2017 12:10 PM
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