Sure, you can fix older commits.
The easiest is if you just want to insert a single LICENSE file in the root
folder of your repository. Simply make a commit where you add this file,
and then move it towards the beginning of history using interactive
However, if you need to insert a header license in each file (I'm not a
lawyer, so I don't know if this is necessary, but I've seen a lot of
projects do this), you need to edit each commit where you added new files.
You can also do this using interactive rebase, although it will be more
work (depending on the amount of files, of course).
In order to find with commits you added new files, use git log --name-status,
and look for entries with the *A prefix -* this means files were added in
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