|Birthname||Ernest Grady Booch|
|born on||27 February 1955 at 10:30 (= 10:30 AM )|
|Place||Amarillo, Texas, 35n13, 101w50|
|Timezone||CST h6w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||08°19' 14°05 Asc. 17°20'|
American software engineer, best known for developing the Unified Modeling Language (UML) with Ivar Jacobson and James Rumbaugh. He is recognized internationally for his innovative work in software architecture, software engineering, and collaborative development environments.
Booch developed the Booch method of software development, which he presents in his 1991/1994 book, Object Oriented Analysis and Design With Applications.
Booch is also an advocate of design patterns. For instance, he wrote the foreword to Design Patterns, an early and highly influential book in the field.
Sy Scholfield quotes him on Twitter: "Amarillo! That's where I was born!" , "Speaking of odds, in an earlier post you posited my Virgo inclination. Turns out I’m Pisces with Tarus rising; Virgo is pretty much orthogonal to my chart" . Full name, date, year and place (Potter county) from Texas, Birth Index. A speculative time of 10:30am gives Taurus rising.
- Vocation : Computer : Other Computer (Software engineer)
- Vocation : Engineer : Other Engineer (Software)
- Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction
- Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator ("Booch method")