Linus Torvalds

Linus Torvalds

Born: December 28, 1969

Nationality: Finnish

Occupation: Businessman

Biography: Linus Benedict Torvalds is a Finnish American software engineer and hacker, who was the principal force behind the development of the Linux kernel. He later became the chief architect of the Linux kernel, and now acts as the project's coordinator. He also created the revision control system Git.

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