Charles Bachman

1924 - 2017

Charles Bachman

Charles William Bachman III (December 11, 1924 – July 13, 2017) was an American computer scientist, who spent his entire career as an industrial researcher, developer, and manager rather than in academia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Bachman has received more than 106,894 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 50th most popular computer scientist.

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  • 110k

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  • 51.95

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.14

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.20

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among computer scientists, Charles Bachman ranks 49 out of 187Before him are Kristen Nygaard, Jay Wright Forrester, Fred Brooks, Alexey Pajitnov, Leslie Lamport, and Ken Kutaragi. After him are Joseph Weizenbaum, Warren Weaver, Frances E. Allen, Vernor Vinge, Robert W. Floyd, and James Gosling.

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Among people born in 1924, Charles Bachman ranks 154Before him are Maurice Karnaugh, Grégoire Kayibanda, Claude Lefort, Haim Bar-Lev, Girija Prasad Koirala, and Deke Slayton. After him are George Mikan, Olivier Gendebien, Tatiana Nikolayeva, Daniel arap Moi, Jaime Lusinchi, and Charlie Munger. Among people deceased in 2017, Charles Bachman ranks 159Before him are John Wetton, Todor Veselinović, Aleksey Batalov, Robert James Waller, Carlo Caffarra, and Giulio Angioni. After him are Tom Petty, James Rosenquist, Roger Pingeon, Shashi Kapoor, Frank Vincent, and Christine Kaufmann.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Charles Bachman ranks 2,895 out of 12,171Before him are Will Ferrell (1967), Amanda Seyfried (1985), Melissa Leo (1960), Jeb Bush (1953), Frederic Forrest (1936), and Fats Waller (1904). After him are Stand Watie (1806), Ed Asner (1929), Marcus Miller (1959), Richie Ginther (1930), Wanda Jackson (1937), and Phillip Allen Sharp (1944).


Among computer scientists born in United States, Charles Bachman ranks 30Before him are Barbara Liskov (1939), Alan Perlis (1922), Allen Newell (1927), Jay Wright Forrester (1918), Fred Brooks (1931), and Leslie Lamport (1941). After him are Warren Weaver (1894), Frances E. Allen (1932), Vernor Vinge (1944), Robert W. Floyd (1936), Larry Wall (1954), and Ron Rivest (1947).

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