Linus Torvalds

Father of Linux and Git

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Linus Torvalds at LinuxCon Europe 2014

Linus Torvalds is a software engineer, who created the Linux operating system and the Git version control system. Born and raised in Finland, Linus had a passion for technology from an early age and set to create his own computer operating system while he was still a student.

Quote by Linus

Talk is cheap. Show me the code.

For a full biography of Linus Torvalds you should check out this Wikipedia article.