Ton Roosendaal

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Ton Roosendaal (Dutch: [tɔn ˈroːsɛnˌdaːl]; born 20 March 1960) is a Dutch software developer and film producer. He is known as the original creator of the open-source 3D creation suite Blender and Traces (an Amiga ray tracer which was the forerunner of Blender). He is also known as the founder and chairman of the Blender Foundation, and for pioneering large scale open-content projects. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ton Roosendaal has received more than 144,791 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Ton Roosendaal is the 518th most popular businessperson (down from 435th in 2019), the 798th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 661st in 2019) and the 5th most popular Dutch Businessperson.

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  • 19

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  • 3.98

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  • 2.71

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Among businesspeople, Ton Roosendaal ranks 518 out of 604Before him are Yelena Baturina, MacKenzie Scott, Jamie Dimon, Gérard Lopez, Rick Snyder, and Claire Williams. After him are Lynn Hill, John Bryson, Alan Sugar, Gary Vaynerchuk, Miguel de Icaza, and Henry Tate.

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Among people born in 1960, Ton Roosendaal ranks 399Before him are Pascal Fabre, Matt Salinger, Håkan Loob, Luis Gabelo Conejo, Kin Endate, and Aziz Bouderbala. After him are Natalia Bestemianova, Mirwais, Lyudmila Andonova, Pavel Grudinin, Catherine Coleman, and Elena Kagan.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Ton Roosendaal ranks 798 out of 1,209Before him are Ron Vlaar (1985), Betty Stöve (1945), Jeremain Lens (1987), Tim Krul (1988), Mike van Diem (1959), and Rogier Blokland (1971). After him are Sander Westerveld (1974), Mark Jansen (1978), Dylan Groenewegen (1993), Jan Kounen (1964), Piet Kleine (1951), and Quincy Promes (1992).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In Netherlands

Among businesspeople born in Netherlands, Ton Roosendaal ranks 5Before him are Gustav Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach (1870), Frits Philips (1905), Colonel Tom Parker (1909), and Yolanda Hadid (1964).

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