Long before computers came alone, it was referred to as the "Universal" keyboard.
The keyboard was the work of inventor C. L. Sholes, who put together the prototypes of the first commercial typewriter in a Milwaukee machine shop back in the 1860's.
Now it’s called the QWERTY keyboard.
By the way, every few weeks someone asks me where the name “Blog” came from. A blog is a web log that got its name from combining some of the letters in words web log: