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					Roald Dahl was born in
Llandaff. He was Norwegian
and he was the only son.
                                                                                                                                             James
                                                  Roald Dahl




                                sept 13th 1916.
                                                  was born
went to boarding school at
St. Peter's prep school in




                                1925-9
Weston-Super Mare.

                                                  went to prep
                                                  school
He excelled at sports.
Heavyweight boxing and
squash.                                           Roald was
                                                  thirteen when
                                                  he started at
                                                  Repton.




                                1929
He was accepted as a pilot
officer and was trained on
the birdplane Gladiator                           signed up with
fighters, mainly in Iraq.                         the Royal Air
                                                  Force in
                                1934              Nairobi.
                                                                     Roald Dahl Time Line - Written by James




He enclosed a cheque for
$900 from the POST.

                                                  Forester would
                                                  write up for the
                                                  SATURDAY
                                                  EVENING
                                                  POST.
                                1942




His short stories are claics
of the storyteller's craft
                                                  Dahi
                                                  concentrated
                                                  on writing for
                                                  adult.
                                1950




That he would write most of
his unforgettable stories for
young and old.
                                                  His family
                                                  settled in
                                                  Buckinghamsh
                                                  ire.
                                1960




His oldest daughter Olivia
died after a bout of measles
developed into encephalitis.

                                                  Although
                                                  Roald Dahi
                                                  enjoyed a great
                                                  deal of succes
                                                  in his life.
                                1983




According to his widow
Liccy Dahl

                                                  Rold Dahl had
                                                  many
                                                  passions.
                                1987
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diagnosed with a rare blood




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disorder, Myelo-dysplstic
disorder.




                              Nov. 23rd 1990
                                               Roald died.
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abacus .

Eighteen year Blaise Pascal                            lst
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designed a counting machine                            Ma oun
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                                     1642
Charles Babbage developed                              lst
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the first steam-powered, gear-                         Ma alcu
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driven machine designed to                                 ch lati
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calculate math problems.




                                     1834
Herman Hollerith invented the                          lst
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first electronic calculator or                         Ca lectr
tabulator to tabulate the 1890                             lcu on
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census.                                                          or
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                                     1886
Vannevar Bush introduced the                           lst E
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first electronic "computer,"                           Ana ctroni
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                                     1930



IBM built Howard Aiken's                               lst E
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design for a digital computer.                         Digi ctronic
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The ENIAC was the first                                lst G
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general-purpose electronic                             Purp eral
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computer developed by John
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Mauchly and John Eckert.                                    pute
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Transistors contain electronic                         lst
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circuits, but they also have                           Tra se o
silicon that allows transistors to                         ns f
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conduct electricity faster.                                      o   rs
                                     1946 Late 1950s




The first microprocessor,                              lst
                                                             Mi
called the Intel 4004, was                                     cro
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developed by the Intel                                                c   es
Corporation in 1971.                                                        so
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                                     1971
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The first microcomputer, called                        lst
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the Altair 8800, was                                           cro
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introduced in 1974.                                                  mp
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                                     1974
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