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Dennis Ritchie

Creator of C and Unix

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    September 9, 1941 - October 12, 2011

    Dennis Ritchie is the creator of the well known and used C-programming language that is used in numerous software including Linux and GNU. Dennis Ritchie and Ken Thompson worked together to create Unix.

    FreeBSD 9.0 and Fedora 16 were dedicated to Dennis Ritchie and his contributions to the world of computers.