Ada Lovelace

Mathematician

Augusta Ada Byron King, Countess of Lovelace

Born : Sunday, December 10, 1815 in London

Died : Saturday, November 27, 1852 in London aged 36

Notable Facts

Writer generally considered the world's first computer programmer.


Notes on Charles Babbage's analytical engine contain an algorithm that is regarded as the first computer programme.


Predicted the use of computers for uses other than calculating.


Began working in mathematics as a young adult.

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