1950 Decade

Timeline created by bhras
  • Telephone answering machine

    Telephone answering machine
    Telephone answering machine created by Bell Laboratories and Western Electric
  • Telephone answering machine

    Telephone answering machine
    Telephone Answering Machine created by Bell Laboratories and Western Electric.
  • Telephone answering machine

    Telephone answering machine
    Telephone Answering Machine created by Bell Laboratories and Western Electric.
  • First Life Support machine

    First Life Support machine
    J. Andre-Thomas invents the first heart-lung machine, allowing advanced life-support during open-heart surgery.
  • First Life Support machine

    First Life Support machine
    J. Andre-Thomas invents the first heart-lung machine, allowing advanced life-support during open-heart surgery.
  • First Life Support machine

    First Life Support machine
    J. Andre-Thomas invents the first heart-lung machine, allowing advanced life-support during open-heart surgery.
  • First Computer Hard Disk

    First Computer Hard Disk
    In 1956, the first hard drive to be sold commercially was invented by IBM.
  • 1957 Fortran (computer language) invented.

    1957 Fortran (computer language) invented.
    Fortran was invented by John Backus
  • Modem was invented

    Modem was invented
    The modem was invented by Dr. Brett Townshed