How Ada Lovelace, Daughter of Lord Byron, Wrote the First Computer Program in 1842–a Century Before the First Computer

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We can add to the pantheon of great women in science the name Ada Byron, Countess of Lovelace, the daughter of Romantic poet Lord Byron. Lovelace has been renowned for writing the first computer program, “despite living a century before the invention of the modern computer.”

http://www.openculture.com/2017/06/how-ada-lovelace-daughter-of-lord-byron-wrote-the-first-computer-program-in-1842.html

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