Ada Lovelace

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Ada Lovelace
BirthplaceLondon, England

Ada Lovelace

(1811-1852) The daughter of Lord Byron, who became the world's first programmer while cooperating with Charles Babbage on the design of his mechanical computing engines in the mid-1800s.

The language Ada was named after her.

["Ada, Enchantress of Numbers Prophit of the Computer Age", Betty Alexandra Toole].

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Nacida en 1815, la hija de Lord Byron, Ada Augusta Lovelace, invento uno de los primeros lenguajes mecanicos basados en las matematicas.
Lady Ada Augusta Lovelace, the only legitimate offspring of the poet Lord Byron, was the confidante of Charles Babbage, the eccentric Cambridge professor who spent his life trying to make a computer called the Analytical Machine out of cog wheels, levers, and fonts of type.

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