Herman Hollerith

About Herman Hollerith

Birth Day: February 29, 1860
Birth Place: Buffalo, NY
Died On: Nov 17, 1929 (age 69)
Birth Sign: Pisces

Herman Hollerith Net Worth

Herman Hollerith was bornon February 29, 1860 in Buffalo, NY. American statistician who, in 1889, invented a machine to rapidly tabulate statistics, making him the father of modern automatic computation.

💰 Net worth: 14.8 billion

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About

American statistician who, in 1889, invented a machine to rapidly tabulate statistics, making him the father of modern automatic computation.

Before Fame

He earned a bachelor's and Ph.D. in Mining Engineering from Columbia University.

Trivia

The Tabulating Machine Company, which he founded, later merged to become IBM.

Family Life

He married Lucia Beverly Talcott in 1890.

Associated With

Another famous New York-born scientist like him was Abraham Maslow.