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Charles Babbage Foundation

ORGANIZATION

"CBF was founded by Erwin and Adelle Tomash in 1977 and is named after Charles Babbage, the 19th Century father of computer design. For the past 25 years, CBF has helped support the Charles Babbage Institute at the University of Minnesota and other organizations and their projects through generous annual gifts from its trustees, foundations and corporations."

Official Website:
http://www.babbagefoundation.org/

Founding Date:
1977

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Paul Baran
Engineer
29-Apr-1926 26-Mar-2011 Packet-sharing in computer communications
John Diebold
Author
8-Jun-1926 26-Dec-2005 Advocate of automation
Esther Dyson
Business
14-Jul-1951   EDventure Holdings, former ICANN director


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