Today in computer history: January 13

The 13th day of 2021. There are 352 days left in the year from this day.

Robin Milner pictureJanuary 13, 1934
87 years ago

Robin Milner was born, a British computer scientist who developed LCF, one of the first tools for automated theorem proving. Died March 20, 2010 (Age: 76).

Nate Silver pictureJanuary 13, 1978
43 years ago

Nate Silver was born, an American statistician, sabermetrician, psephologist, and writer of FiveThirtyEight blog.

MicrosoftJanuary 13, 2000
21 years ago

Microsoft Bill Gates relinquishes his title as CEO to Microsoft President Steve Ballmer.

DomainJanuary 13, 2001
20 years ago

The domain wikipedia.org goes online.

GoogleJanuary 13, 2014
7 years ago

Google announces it reached an agreement to acquire Nest for $3.2 billion.

TVJanuary 13, 2019
2 years ago

The first episode of Valley of the Boom was released.

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