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List of Famous Programmers

List of famous programmers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top programmers in the world? This includes the most prominent programmers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable programmers is in alphabetical order and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic programmers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned programmers.

Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates are included in this list.

From reputable, prominent, and well known programmers to the lesser known programmers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the programmer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous programmers ever?" and "What are the names of famous programmers?" then you're in the right place. (990 items)
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    Died at 37 (1815-1852)

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    Adam Kennedy

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    Adam Ryland age 34

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    Adams Douglas Died at 48 (1955-2003)

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    Adrian Holovaty age 33

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    Adrian Stephens

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    Ahti Heinla age 42

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    Alan Hshieh

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    Alan Lenton

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    Alan Miller

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    Alberto Savoia

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    Alex Graveley age 34

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    Alexander Kalmanovich

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    Alfredo Kojima age 38

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    Alistair Cockburn

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    Amir Taaki age 26

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    Anders Christian Kaysen

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    Andreas Roene age 38

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    Andreas Rumpf

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    Andreas Zeller

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    Andrew Braybrook

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    Andrew Clausen

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    Died at 42 (1943-1985)

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    Andrew Glaister age 47

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