George Fairchild

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

George FairchildName: George Winthrop Fairchild

Born: May 6, 1854, in Oneonta, New York USA

Death: December 31, 1924 (Age: 71)

Computer-related contributions

  • Businessman and investor, best known as the chairman from 1915 to 1924 of the Computing-Tabulating-Recording Company which later became IBM.
  • He was also considered one of the pioneers of the time recording industry.