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Perlis, Alan J

LC control no.n 80160253
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Personal name headingPerlis, Alan J.
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Other standard no.20995760
Birth date1922-04-01
Death date1990-02-07
Place of birthPittsburgh (Pa.)
Place of deathNew Haven (Conn.)
Field of activityProgramming languages (Electronic computers)
Found inBraden, R. T. An introductory course in computer programming, 1965.
Wikipedia, accessed online August 14 2017 (Alan Jay Perlis; American computer scientist best known for pioneering work in programming languages; born April 1 1922 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, died February 7 1990 in New Haven, Connecticut; received bachelor's degree in chemistry from Carnegie Institute of Technology in 1943; earned a master's degree [1949] and Ph.D. [1950] in mathematics from M.I.T. [Massachusetts Institute of Technology]; was the first recipient of the Turing Award in 1966 for work as a member of the team that developed the ALGOL programming language)
VIAF database, accessed online August 14 2017 (access points: Perlis, Alan J., 19 - ; Perlis, Alan J. 1922-1990; Perlis, Alan Jay ; VIAF ID 20995760 (Personal); ISNI: 0000000117496805)