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Computer History - 1943

Major computer events in 1943
Other computer events in 1943
Computer companies founded in 1943
Computer pioneers born in 1943
Computer pioneer deaths in 1943

Major computer events in 1943

ENIAC (Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer), the first general-purpose electronic digital calculator begins to be constructed. This computer by most is considered to be the first electronic computer.

ENIAC computer

Other computer events in 1943

The Colossus, the first electric programmable computer developed by Tommy Flowers is first demonstrated in December 1943.

Dan Noble with Motorola designs a "Walkie Talkie" the first portable FM two-way radio that a backpack version that weighed 35 pounds.

Computer companies founded in 1943

Hydro-Aire is founded.

Computer pioneers born in 1943

James GoodnightJames Goodnight is born January 6, 1943

Nolan Bushnell is born February 5, 1943

Charles Thacker is born February 26, 1943

Jef Raskin is born March 9, 1943

Peter Karmanos is born March 11, 1943

David S. Morse is born April 15, 1943

Fujio Masuoka is born May 8, 1943

Vint Cerf is born June 23, 1943

Bill Moggridge is born June 25, 1943

Masatoshi Shima is born August 22, 1943

Jonathan Postel is born October 6, 1943

Michael Stonebraker is born October 11, 1943

Peter Norton is born November 14, 1943

Nicholas Negroponte is born December 1, 1943

Butler Lampson is born December 23, 1943

Bill Gosper is born in 1943

John Draper is born in 1943

Computer pioneer deaths in 1943

Nikola TeslaNikola Tesla passes away January 7, 1943 (Age: 86)

David Hilbert passes away February 14, 1943 (Age: 81)

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