Butler, Margaret K.

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Butler, Margaret K. Gender: F
Margaret Lou Kampschaefer
born on 7 March 1924 at 13:30 (= 1:30 PM )
Place Evansville, Indiana, 37n58, 87w33
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 16°58' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 12°03 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 25°39'


American mathematician who participated in creating and updating computer software. During the early 1950s, Butler contributed to the development of early computers. Butler was the first female fellow at the American Nuclear Society and director of the National Energy Software Center at Argonne. Butler held leadership positions within multiple scientific organizations and women's groups. She was the creator and director of the National Energy Software Center. Here, Butler operated an exchange for the editing of computer programs in regards to nuclear power and developed early principles for computer technology. She died on 8 March 2013, aged 89.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate from Indiana archives. Wikipedia has 27 March in error.


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 89)
  • Vocation : Business : Top executive
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ feminist
  • Vocation : Science : Mathematics/ Statistics
  • Notable : Extraordinary Talents : For Leadership
  • Notable : Famous : First in Field (Computer pioneer)