Today in computer history: January 12

The 12th day of 2021. There are 353 days left in the year from this day.

James Gray pictureJanuary 12, 1944
77 years ago

James Gray was born, a scientist best known his transaction processing research and technical leadership in system implementation. Died January 28, 2007 (Age: 63).

Jeff Bezos pictureJanuary 12, 1964
57 years ago

Jeff Bezos was born, the founder, president, CEO, and chairman of the board of Amazon.

Hans Anvin pictureJanuary 12, 1972
49 years ago

Hans Anvin was born, a Swedish computer programmer known for his contributions to free and open source projects.

AndroidJanuary 12, 2010
11 years ago

Android version 2.1 was released.

Amazon, Android, CEO, Computer, Founder, Open source, Processing, Programmer, Source, Transaction processing

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