Edwin Catmull

1945 - Today

Edwin Catmull

Edwin Earl "Ed" Catmull (born March 31, 1945) is an American computer scientist who was co-founder of Pixar and president of Walt Disney Animation Studios. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edwin Catmull has received more than 626,680 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 68th most popular computer scientist.

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  • 630k

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  • 48.86

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.04

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.95

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among computer scientists, Edwin Catmull ranks 67 out of 187Before him are Martin Hellman, John Henry Holland, John Draper, John Cocke, Manuel Blum, and Alfred Aho. After him are Dana Scott, Leonard Adleman, Stephen Cook, Juris Hartmanis, Liviu Librescu, and Adi Shamir.

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Among people born in 1945, Edwin Catmull ranks 219Before him are Herman van Veen, Dimitar Penev, Carrie Snodgress, Roger Donaldson, Werner Schroeter, and Brenda Fricker. After him are Leonard Adleman, Pat Riley, Shulamith Firestone, John Rutter, Noel Redding, and Burt Ward.

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Among people born in United States, Edwin Catmull ranks 3,918 out of 12,171Before him are Jon Polito (1950), Jerome Kern (1885), Tony Hawk (1968), Edwin Austin Abbey (1852), Albert Collins (1932), and Bill Goldberg (1966). After him are Helen Frankenthaler (1928), Peter Cetera (1944), Ted Nugent (1948), Elizabeth Banks (1974), Jim Gray (1944), and Andrea Dworkin (1946).


Among computer scientists born in United States, Edwin Catmull ranks 43Before him are Nolan Bushnell (1943), Richard M. Karp (1935), Martin Hellman (1945), John Henry Holland (1929), John Draper (1943), and John Cocke (1925). After him are Dana Scott (1932), Leonard Adleman (1945), Stephen Cook (1939), Edward Feigenbaum (1936), Gary Kildall (1942), and Eric S. Raymond (1957).

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