Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Alan Jay Perlis
Born: April 1, 1922 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: February 7, 1990 (Age: 68)
Computer related contributions
- American computer scientist.
- Well known for his work in computer programming languages.
Honors and awards
- First recipient of the Turing Award.
"A year spent in artificial intelligence is enough to make one believe in God."