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2004/06/10 Visicalc

The grand-daddy of spreadsheets, and still available today in its original glory: VisiCalc Executable for the IBM PC.

Another early spreadsheet was Multiplan, which really was quite advanced for its day, offering linked sheets and other powerful concepts. See A Brief History of Spreadsheets



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