Computer History - 1947
Major computer events in 1947
Other computer events in 1947
The Association for Computing Machinery was founded.
Thomas T. Goldsmith Jr. and Estle Ray Mann. file patent #2,455,992 describing one of the first computer games played on a CRT January 25, 1947.
Kenneth Arnold makes the first widely reported UFO sighting on June 24, 1947.
New computer products and services introduced in 1947
Computer companies founded in 1947
The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is established September 18, 1947.
The ACM is founded.
ISO is founded.
P.L. Porter is founded.
Star Micronics is founded.
Computer pioneers born in 1947
Robert Cailliau is born January 26, 1947
Michael Hart is born March 8, 1947
Walter Mossberg is born March 27, 1947
Ben Shneiderman is born August 21, 1947
Edward Shortliffe is born August 28, 1947
John Barlow is born October 3, 1947
David Patterson is born November 16, 1947
Richard Crandall is born December 29, 1947
Paul Brainerd is born in 1947
Ronald Rivest is born in 1947
Sandra Kurtzig is born in 1947
Shiraz Shivji is born in 1947