Admiral Grace Hopper would have been 107 years old on Monday, December 9.

Ronald Reagan promoted her to Commodore (Rear Admiral (Lower Half)):


In the clip below from the David Letterman show, Letterman shows Admiral Hopper the picture above.  Hopper said, “When I met him, I tiptoed up to [Reagan] and said, ‘Sir, may I tell you something?’  He looked at me funny as all get out as if I was going to threaten something.  I said, ‘I’m older than you!'”