It’s a fact: Women have always been making history, but often their work is not recognized. They have made incredible contributions to the field of computer science that paved the way for the technology we use today. One of these is programming, a field that has historically been dominated by men.
We’ve put together a list of women who developed and designed programming languages, so you can learn more about their accomplishments.
These women were not only instrumental in developing some of our most useful programming languages, but they were able to do it while facing significant social challenges.
Read on to learn more about these women and their contributions in the world of computing!