Hayyim Slonimski

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Hayyim SlonimskiName: Hayyim Selig Slonimski

Born: 1810

Death: May 15, 1904 (Age: 94)

Computer-related contributions

  • Hebrew publisher, astronomer, inventor, and science author.
  • Invented the calculating machine.

Significant publications

  • Toledot ha-Shamayim (1938).
  • Sefer Kukba di-Shebit (1835).
  • Mosede Hokmah (1834).

Honors and awards

  • Awarded the part Demidov Prize of 2,500 rubles by Russian Academy of Sciences for the invention of a calculating machine (1844).