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This is the category of notable computer programmers. Some (but not all) computer scientists may also be notable programmers, and will be listed both here and in Category:Computer scientists.


Computer graphics professionals

Computer programmers by nationality

Computer systems engineers

Fictional programmers

Free software programmers

Kernel programmers

Programmers who committed suicide

Video game programmers



Aaron Seigo

Adam Goldstein (author)

Adrian Holovaty

Aleksandar Totic

Andrew Clausen

Andrew Troelsen

Andrey Ershov

Andy Hertzfeld

Aneel Bhusri

Aruna Kumari Galla

Bassel Khartabil

Bernard Greenberg

Bert Bos

Bill Chen

Bill Schelter

Birger Møller-Pedersen

Blaine Cook (programmer)

Blake Ross

Bob Sabiston

Bob Truel

Brad Fitzpatrick

Brad Templeton

Bradley T. Hughes

Bram Moolenaar

Brendan Eich

Brendan Gregg

Brendan Q. Ferguson

Brian Kernighan

Bruce Ellis

Bruce Gilchrist

Bryan Cantrill

Cal Henderson

Charlie Crystle

Chris Toshok

Christien Rioux

Clay Johnson (technologist)

Clayton Walnum

Cleve Moler

Colin Simpson (author)

Damien Doligez

Dan Bricklin

Dan Maynes-Aminzade

Daniel Glazman

Danny Lange

Dave Cross

Dave Thomas (programmer)

David Filo

David Kobia

David Megginson

David Moon

David Nelson (software developer)

David Recordon

David Yang

Dejan Ristanović

Developer program

Diomidis Spinellis

Douglas Crockford

Earl Levine

Ehud Tenenbaum

Eric Bina

Eric Reiss

Eugene Nalimov

Fred Fish

Gabor Herman

Garry Kitchen

Gary Drescher

Gary Grossman

Gary Kimura

Gary Kremen

George Reese (computer programmer)

Gervase Markham (programmer)

Gottfrid Svartholm

Guido van Rossum

Hal Prewitt

Hampton Catlin

Harri Hursti

Harry Lewis Nelson

Hiroshi Ishii (computer scientist)

Håkon Wium Lie

Ian Jackson

Ivan Kaspersky

Jack Dorsey

Jamie Fenton

Jared Spool

Jarkko Oikarinen

Jean-Loup Gailly

Jeff Atwood

Jeremy Ashkenas

Jesse James Garrett

Jim Buckmaster

Jim Butterfield

Jim Hugunin

Jim McQuillan (computer programmer)

John Black (cryptographer)

John Bridges (software developer)

John Gilmore (activist)

John McAfee

John Ousterhout

John Resig

John Slegers

John Socha

John Walker (programmer)

Johnny Stenbäck

Jon Hall (programmer)

Jonathan Gay

Joseph Sgro

Justin Frankel

Justin Rosenstein

Kata (programming)

Ken Coar

Ken Pugh (computer programmer)

Kepler Engelbrecht

Khaled Mardam-Bey

Kirk Paul Lafler

Krishna Bharat

Kundan yadav (earthan)

Lea Verou

Leah Culver

Li-Chen Wang

Lisa Strausfeld

List of programmers

Lou Montulli

Louis Rosenfeld

Luca Pagano

Luke Nosek

Mark Kriegsman

Mark Nemenman

Mark Nottingham

Mark Pelczarski

Marlin Eller

Matt Burch

Matt Lebofsky

Matt Mickiewicz

Matt Mullenweg

Matthias Ettrich

Michael Kölling

Mike Krieger

Mike Little

Mike Muuss

Mike Neil

Mike Pinkerton

Molly Holzschlag

Monty Newborn

Naa Govindasamy

Narayanan Shivakumar

Nat Friedman

Nick Finck

Noah Glass

Orkut Büyükkökten

P. J. Plauger

Patrick Awuah, Jr.

Patrick Buckland

Patrick Collison

Paul Brainerd

Paul Davis (programmer)

Paul Irish

Paul Maritz

Pei-Yuan Wei

Peter Eastman (software engineer)

Peter van der Linden


Quentin Stafford-Fraser

Rael Dornfest

Raghav Sood

Randall Hyde

Richard Kilmer

Rob Pike

Rob Savoye

Robert Griesemer

Robert Tappan Morris

Robert Woodhead

Ron Dwight

Ross Williams (computer scientist)

Roy Fielding

Ryo Kawasaki

Sam Ruby

Sanjiva Weerawarana

Sarath Lakshman

Scott Draves

Scott Knaster

Scott R. Lemmon

Scott Yanoff

Sergey Aleynikov

Sergey Brin

Shahriar Manzoor

Shawn McKenzie

Simon Crosby

Simon Willison

Sir Dystic

Software developer


Stanley Cohen (physicist)

Steve Capps

Steve Huffman

Steve Litchfield

Steve Punter

Stu Megan

Suril Shah

Tantek Çelik

The Coles

Theodore Ts'o

Tim Howes

Tom Miller (computer programmer)

Tom Pepper

Tom Scott (entertainer)

Tony Tebby

Trevor Blackwell

Tristan Louis

Tyler Hinman

Walter Bright

Wang Yongmin

WhiteHat Adda

Why the lucky stiff

William A. Stein

William Hohri

Xavier Leroy

Xochi Birch

Zed Shaw

Zeituni Onyango

Éric Wenger

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