James Gosling - Timeline

Events

Birth Date

May 19, 1955

Born near Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Creation of Java

Approx. May 23, 1995

One of the most famous programming languages has been created

Award

2002

he was awarded The Economist Innovation Award and The Flame Award USENIX Lifetime Achievement Award.

Given High Ranking Office

2007

he was made an Officer of the Order of Canada.[27] The Order is Canada's second highest civilian honor. Officers are the second highest grade within the Order.

Became a fellow

2013

He became a fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery.

Award

2015

Awarded IEEE John von Neumann Medal