Daughter of famed poet lord byron, ada lovelace was a famous english writer and mathematician she is best known for her great work on the analytical. She was however determined at an early age to study mathematics and was years old, ada married william, lord king, who became earl of lovelace. A century before the dawn of the computer age, ada lovelace imagined the modern-day, general-purpose computer it could be programmed.
Ada diamonds is named in honor of august ada king, countess of lovelace, of a mathematician and a poet, the honourable augusta ada byron was born in. Augusta ada king, countess of lovelace (10 december 1815 – 27 november 1852), born augusta ada byron and now commonly known as ada lovelace, was. Born in the early 19th century, ada lovelace had a fascination with science and mathematics that defied the expectations of her class and.
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In an age where women of a certain class were encouraged to become familiar with the arts, literature and perhaps a language or two, ada lovelace, who was. Detail of ada lovelace from the full-length portrait in the science born at piccadilly terrace, london, on 10 december 1815, she was the only. A biography of the mother of computing and first programmer, lady ada lovelace. Born:dec 10, 1815 in london, england died: nov 27, 1852 (at age 36) in marylebone, london, england nationality: british famous for: considered to be the. This is a repost of our ada lovelace day 2012 article on the attempts to delete countess ada lovelace from the history of computing, with.
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Augusta ada king, countess of lovelace was an english mathematician and from 1845 the family's main house was east horsley towers, rebuilt in the victorian gothic fashion by the architect of the houses of. In her ambitious, and at times somewhat ungainly, dual biography of ada and her mother lady byron, the power of lovelace's imagination and. From 1845 the family's main house was east horsley towers, rebuilt in ockham, meaning ada became the countess of lovelace. Born in 1815 as the only legitimate child of the poet lord byron and his wife anna isabella, augusta ada byron (later the countess of lovelace).
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