This Day in History: November 11

Today: December 4, 2016
Timesharing Pioneer Fano Born
Robert Fano

November 11, 1917

Timesharing Pioneer Fano Born

Robert Fano, who led Project MAC at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, is born in Torino, Italy. Fano built on his studies at MIT when he directed Project MAC, which focused on developments in timesharing and interactive computing.