"Hidden Figures" Author Margot Lee Shetterly: "John Glenn did say, 'get the girl to do it'" of Katherine Johnson

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Janelle Monae, from left, Taraji P. Henson, and Octavia Spencer pose with Katherine Johnson, seated, backstage at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

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Hidden Figures: The Untold True Story of Four African-American Women who Helped Launch Our Nation Into Space Author Margot Lee Shetterly joins John Williams a day after Katherine Johnson, a protagonist in the story, passed away. Margot talks about the great legacy of Johnson, and the realities that “Hidden Figures,” the movie, depicted of her and her colleagues.

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