Inventor of the COBOL?

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Inventor of the COBOL?

Postby Mayank Aggarwal » Sun Feb 05, 2017 12:08 pm

Hi,

Who is the inventor of the COBOL or should it creator of the COBOL? I came to know that it was someone admiral or similar?




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Re: Inventor of the COBOL?

Postby nicc » Sun Feb 05, 2017 4:50 pm

Most text books will tell you of the origin of COBOL - it was a comittee from various walks of life. Google will help you. Also Google 'Grace Hopper' for correct information about 'admiral or similar'.


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