Charles Babbage

Charles Babbage, FRS (/ˈbæbɪ/; 26 December 1791 –18 October 1871) wis an Inglis polymath.[1]

Charles Babbage
Charles Babbage - 1860.jpg
Charles Babbage in 1860
Born26 December 1791(1791-12-26)
Lunnon, Ingland
Died18 October 1871(1871-10-18) (aged 79)
Marylebone, Lunnon, Ingland
NaitionalityInglis
Alma materPeterhouse, Cambridge
Kent forMathematics, computin
Scientific career
FieldsMathematics, ingineerin, poleetical economy, computer science
InstitutionsTrinity College, Cambridge
InfluencesRobert Woodhouse, Gaspard Monge, John Herschel
InfluencedKarl Marx, John Stuart Mill
SignaturCharles Babbage Signature.svg

ReferencesEedit

  1. Terence Whalen (1999). Edgar Allan Poe and the masses: the political economy of literature in antebellum America. Princeton University Press. p. 254. ISBN 978-0-691-00199-9. Retrieved 18 April 2013.