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Linus Torvalds

Linus Torvalds was born on December 28, 1969 in Helsinki, Finland as Linus Benedict Torvalds. See full bio »
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Filmography

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 2001 Antitrust (the producers wish to thank)
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 2005 The 5 Keys to Mastery (Video documentary)
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 2002 Click Online: Linus Torvalds (Documentary short)
 2001 The Code (Documentary)
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 2001 Revolution OS (Documentary)
Himself - Creator, Linux Kernel
 1998 A-studio (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 21 January 1998 (1998) ... Himself
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Height:

5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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Turtles are very stable and have been around forever. But they have problems adapting. When humans came along, turtles came under serious threat. Biodiversity is good and I think it is good in technology as well.

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The original author of the "Linux" operating system, released in 1991. He still co-ordinates the world-wide development effort for Linux. See more »

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Capricorn

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