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Ada Lovelace – English Mathematician and Writer

Ada Lovelace was an English Mathematician and Writer. Here are some interesting facts about her!

  • Her full name was Augusta King-Noel, Countess of Lovelace.
  • She was the first computer programmer ever.
  • She wrote the world’s first computer algorithm.
  • She wrote the first computer language with Charles Babbage.
  • At only 12 years old she thought of the idea of a flying machine. I better catch up!
  • Charles Dickens read one of his poems to her while she was on her deathbed.

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For more information on Ada Lovelace:
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Ada-Lovelace
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J7ITqnEmf-g
https://collection.sciencemuseumgroup.org.uk/people/cp38764/ada-lovelace
https://www.amazon.com/Ada-Lovelace-Making-Computer-Scientist/dp/1851244883

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