Lois Haibt

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Lois Haibt

Name: Lois Haibt

Born: Unknown

Computer-related contributions

  • American computer scientist.
  • Known for being a member of the ten-person team at IBM that developed FORTRAN, the first successful high level programming language as well as its only woman.


"They took anyone who seemed to have an aptitude for problem-solving skills-bridge players, chess players, even women."