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.

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).