Computer Pioneers

    by

    J.A.N. Lee

Table of Contents

Original Publishing details

Original Introduction

Original Appendix items
(other biographical sources,
oral histories, professional awards)

Introduction to this Web Based Version

Computer Pioneer Links

Adams, Jeanne Clare

Aiken, Howard Hathaway

Alexander, Samuel N.

Al-Khowarizmi, Mukhammad ibn Musa

Amdahl, Gene M.

Andrews, Ernest Galen

Astrahan, Morton Michael

Atanasoff, John Vincent

Atchison, William

Auerbach, Isaac L.

Babbage, Charles

Bachman, Charles

Backus, John Warner

Baker, Charles L.

Bardeen, John

Barr, Joel

Bauer, Friedrich L.

Bech, Niels Ivar

Belady, Laszlo A.

Bell, Chester Gordon

Bell, Gwen

Bemer, Robert W.

Berkeley, Edmund C.

Berry, Clifford Edward

Billing, Heinz

Birkenstock, James

Birkhoff, Garrett

Bloch, Erich

Boole, George

Booth, Andrew Donald

Booth, Taylor L.

Bowden, Bertram Vivian

Bradshaw, Charles L.

Brainerd, John Grist

Bright, Herbert S.

Bromberg, Howard

Brooker, Ralph Anthony

Brooks, Frederick P., Jr.

Brown, George H.

Brown, Gordon S.

Buie, James L.

Burks, Alice R.

Burks, Arthur Walter

Bush, Vannevar E.

Bushnell, Nolan

Carlson, Walter M.

Carr, John Weber III

Chandler, W.W.

Charney, Jule G.

Chestnut, Harold

Chevion, Dov

Chomsky, Noam

Church, Alonzo

Clarke, Arthur C.

Clement, Joseph

Clippinger, Richard F.

Cocke, John

Codd, Edgar Frank

Cohen, Arnold A.

Cohn, Harvey

Comrie, Leslie John

Constantine, Larry L.

Conway, Lynn

Cook, Stephen A.

Cooley, James William

Coombs, Allen W.M.

Corbató, Fernando Jose

Couffignal, Louis

Crawford, Perry 0.

Cray, Seymour R.

Curtis, Kent K.

Curtiss, John H.

Dahl, Ole-Johan

Dantzig, George Bernard

Davidson, Charles H.

Davies, Donald W.

Dennard, Robert H.

Denning, Peter J.

Dessauer, John H.

Dijkstra, Edsger W.

Dorn, Philip Henry

Dunwell, Stephen W.

Eckert, J. Presper

Eckert, Wallace J.

Engelbart, Doug

Ershov, Andrei Petrovich

Evans, Bob Overton

Everett, Robert Rivers

Faggin, Frederico

Fairclough, John W.

Falkoff, Adin D.

Fano, Robert M.

Feigenbaum, Edward E.

Fernbach, Sidney

Feynman, Richard P.

Fibonacci

Finerman, Aaron

Flowers, Thomas H.

Floyd, Robert W.

Forrester, Jay Wright

Forsythe, George Elmer

Fox, Leslie

Galler, Bernard Aaron

Gass, Saul I.

Gill, Stanley

Glushkov, Victor Mikhaylovich

Goldberg, Richard

Goldstine, Herman Heine

Gomery, Ralph E.

Good, Irving John

Goode, Harry H.

Gordon, Geoffrey

Gorn, Saul

Griswold, Ralph

Grosch, Herbert Reuben John

Habermann, A. Nico

Haddad, Jerrier A.

Halstead, Maurice Howard

Hamilton, Frank E.

Hammer, Carl

Hamming, Richard Wesley

Harrington, John V.

Hartree, Douglas

Hazen, Harold Locke

Henle, Robert A.

Hestenes, Magnus R.

Hewlett, William

Hoare, Charles Antony Richard

Holberton, Frances Elizabeth Snyder

Hollerith, Herman H.

Hopper, Grace Brewster Murray

Hughes, Robert A.

Hurd, Cuthbert C.

Huskey, Harry Douglas

Huskey, Velma Elizabeth Roeth

Itzkowitz, Hadassah

Iverson, Kenneth E.

Jacobs, John F.

Jacobs, Walter W.

Jacquard, Joseph-Marie

Jevons, W. Stanley

Jobs, Steven Paul

Johnson, Reynold B.

Josephson, Brian David

Kapor, Mitchell

Karlstom, Karl

Katz, Charles

Kay, Alan C.

Kemeny, John George

Kilburn, Tom

Kilby, Jack St. Clair

King, Augusta Ada, Lady Lovelace

Kleene, Stephen Cole

Knuth, Donald Ervin

Kurtz, Thomas E.

Lake, Clair D.

Larson, Earl R.

Lehmer, Derrick Henry

Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm von

Licklider, Joseph C.R.

Linsman, Marcel

Locken, O. Scott

Ludgate, Percy E.

Lukasiewicz, J.

Lukoff. Herman

Macdonald, Neil D.

Mauchly, John William

McCarthy, John

McClelland, William F.

McCracken, Daniel Delbert

McPherson, John C.

Merwin, Richard E.

Metcalfe, Robert M.

Metropolis, Nicholas

Michaelson, Sidney

Michie, Donald

Mills, Harlan D.

Minsky, Marvin Lee

Mollenhoff, Clark R.

Moore, Gordon

Napier, John, Laird of Merchiston

Needham, Roger M.

Newell, Allen

Newman, Edward Arthur

Newman, Maxwell Herman Alexander

Niemann, Ralph A.

Noble, David L.

Noyce, Robert N.

Nutt, Roy

Nygaard, Kristen

Oldfield, Homer R.

Olivetti, Adriano

Olsen, Kenneth H.

Organick, Elliott Irving

Packard, David

Parker, Donn B.

Parker, John E.

Parsons, John T.

Pascal, Blase

Pasta, John R.

Perlis, Alan J.

Phillips, Charles A.

Pierce, John Robinson

Piesch, Johanna

Pinkerton, John M.M.

Pitts, Walter

Pomerene, James H.

Porter, Arthur

Post, Emil

Powers, John

Pugh, Emerson William

Rabinow, Jacob

Radin, George

Rajchman, Jan A.

Ralston, Anthony

Randell, Brian

Rees, Mina

Rejewski, Marian

Rhodes, Ida

Robinson, Louis

Rochester, Nathaniel

Rosen, Saul

Ross, Douglas T.

Rosser, J. Barkley

Rutishauser, Heinz

Sakoda, James M.

Salton, Gerard

Sammet, Jean E.

Samuel, Arthur Lee

Santemases, Josi Garcia

Scherr, Allan L.

Scheutz, Edvard Raphael

Scheutz, (Pehr) Georg

Schickard, Wilhelm

Schreyer, Helmut

Schwartz, Jules I.

Scott, Dana Stewart

Shannon, Claude Elwood

Shaw, John Clifford

Shell, Donald Lewis

Sheridan, Peter B.

Shockley, William Bradford

Simon, Herbert A.

Slotnick, Daniel L.

Smith, R. Blair

Snyder, Samuel S.

Steel, Thomas B.

Stibitz, George Robert

Strachey, Christopher

Sutherland, Ivan Edward

Svoboda, Antonin

Takahashi, Hidetoshi

Tarski, Alfred

Taulbee, Orrin Edison

Taylor, Norman H.

Thompson, Kenneth

Todd, John

Torres y Quevedo, Leonardo

Tramiel, Jack

Traub, Joseph Frederick

Travis, Irven

Tukey, John Wilder

Turing, Alan Mathison

Ulam, S. M.

van Wijngaarden, Adriaan

von Neumann, John Louis

Voorhees, Edward A.

Wang, An

Ware, Willis Howard

Watson, Thomas J., Jr.

Watson, Thomas J., Sr.

Weaver, Warren

Weeg, Gerard P.

Wegstein, Joseph H.

Weidenhammer, James A.

Weinberg, Gerald M.

Weizenbaum, Joseph

Wheeler, David J.

Wiener, Norbert

Wieser, C. Robert

Wilkes, Maurice Vincent

Wilkinson, James Hardy

Williams, Frederic Calland

Wirth, Niklaus

Woodger, Michael

Wozniak, Stephen

Yamashita, Hideo

Zemanek, Heinz

Zuse, Konrad

Zworykin, Vladimir