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 Charles Babbage

Charles Babbage

Birth
Walworth, London Borough of Southwark, Greater London, England
Death 18 Oct 1871 (aged 79)
Marylebone, City of Westminster, Greater London, England
Burial Kensal Green, London Borough of Brent, Greater London, England
Plot Square 84, Grave 23003, east side of path
Memorial ID 12433 · View Source
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Scientist. Prominent Mathematician, inventor, code-breaker and engineer whose inventions and work on mechanical calculating machines led to computers. He developed a mathematical wheel that was the forerunner of the calculator. His birthdate is disputed and may be December 26, 1792.



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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 13 Sep 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12433
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Babbage (26 Dec 1791–18 Oct 1871), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12433, citing Kensal Green Cemetery, Kensal Green, London Borough of Brent, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .