Ada Lovelace (1815 – 1852) was a British mathematician regarded as the world’s first computer programmer. Students in our College of Graduate Studies have no doubt spent time in Lovelace Theater during their studies. Below are links to a few articles which discuss her life and amazing achievements.
Women once accounted for 100% of all computer programmers– when you consider that first computer programmer was a woman, Ada Lovelace. And today is the 200th anniversary of her birth.
Today is Ada Lovelace Day. Who’s that? Just the first computer programmer. Ever.
The United States Department of Defense created a computer language that they named ‘Ada’.