• Apr 9, 1919
    (b.) -
    Jun 3, 1995
    (d.)

Bio/Description

He was an American electrical engineer and computer pioneer. With John Mauchly he invented the first general-purpose electronic digital computer (ENIAC), presented the first course in computing topics (the Moore School Lectures), founded the first commercial computer company (the Eckert-Mauchly Computer Corporation), and designed the first commercial computer in the U.S., the UNIVAC, which incorporated Eckert's invention of the mercury delay line memory.
  • Date of Birth:

    Apr 9, 1919
  • Date of Death:

    Jun 3, 1995
  • Gender:

    Male
  • Noted For:

    Invented the first general-purpose electronic digital computer - ENIAC
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