Today in computer history: May 12

The 132th day of 2022. There are 233 days left in the year from this day.

Eugene Kleiner pictureMay 12, 1923
99 years ago

Eugene Kleiner was born, one of the founders of Fairchild Semiconductor. Died November 20, 2003 (Age: 80).

CourtMay 12, 1936
86 years ago

August Dvorak receives a patent for the Dvorak keyboard.

ComputerMay 12, 1941
81 years ago

German Konrad Zuse finishes the Z3 computer, a fully program-operational calculating machine and introduces it in Berlin.

ComputerMay 12, 1994
28 years ago

ANSI approved the ATA standard.

VirusMay 12, 2017
5 years ago

The WannaCry ransomware attack began to attack computers running Microsoft Windows.

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