Lovelace

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Lovelace

1. Countess of, title of Ada Augusta King. 1815--52, English mathematician and personal assistant to Charles Babbage: daughter of Lord Byron. She wrote the first computer program
2. Richard. 1618--58, English Cavalier poet, noted for To Althea from Prison (1642) and Lucasta (1649)