Tag: Hidden Figures

Because, well, Uhura.

If you saw the movie you’ll remember the scene: John Glenn about to board Mercury 7 and stopping to call NACA (later NASA). “Get the girl to check the numbers,” he says. “If she says it’s okay then we go.” Well, that really happened. John Glenn really made that call. Not on launch day but…

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