Ken Thompson

  • Birth

    Birth
    Kenneth Thompson was born on this day in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Recived the Bachelor's of Science

    Recived the Bachelor's of Science
    He was earn the Bachelor's of Science degree in Electrical Engineerign and computer science from UC Berkeley
  • Recived Master's Degree

    Recived Master's Degree
    Kenneth Earns his master Deagree in Electronical Engineering and computer science from the unversity of Berkeley
  • Create "B" Programming Lenguage

    Create "B" Programming Lenguage
    Thompson create the "B" Programming Lenguage which will heavily influence the common lenguage "C"
  • Created Unix

    Created Unix
    Thompson created Unix at Bells Lab (The company that him works) with Dennis Ritchie
  • Wins Turing Award

    Wins Turing Award
    Kenneth with companion of Dennis Ritchie wins the Turing Award "Development of generic operationg systems theory and specifically" for the implementation of the Unix operating systems
  • Wins Computer Pionner Award

    Wins Computer Pionner Award
    Wins the Computer Pionner Award For their work with unix
  • Assisted Ritchie in two more OS

    Assisted Ritchie in two more OS
    Kenneth Assisted Dennis Ritchie to create two more operatives systems "Plan 9" and "Inferno"
  • Wins Japan Prize

    Wins Japan Prize
    Thompson win Japan Prize for the development of the Unix operative system