Vint Cerf

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Vint Cerf

Vinton Gray Cerf (; born June 23, 1943), also known as Vint Cerf, is an American Internet pioneer and is recognized as one of "the fathers of the Internet", sharing this title with TCP/IP co-developer Bob Kahn. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vint Cerf has received more than 1,496,436 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 18th most popular computer scientist.

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  • 47

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  • 5.02

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  • 4.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among computer scientists, Vint Cerf ranks 17 out of 187Before him are Linus Torvalds, Marvin Minsky, Edgar F. Codd, Ray Kurzweil, Andrew S. Tanenbaum, and Ken Thompson. After him are Alan Kay, George Dantzig, John Backus, Larry Page, Dorothy Vaughan, and Ivan Sutherland.

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Among people born in 1943, Vint Cerf ranks 72Before him are Esma Redžepova, Yohji Yamamoto, George Benson, Joni Mitchell, Ken Thompson, and Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum. After him are Eduard Limonov, John Denver, Lucio Dalla, Chantal Mouffe, Arturo Merzario, and Paul Van Himst.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Vint Cerf ranks 1,309 out of 12,171Before him are Chris Evert (1954), Cliff Robertson (1923), Philip Seymour Hoffman (1967), Marilyn Manson (1969), Mark Spitz (1950), and Alan J. Pakula (1928). After him are Robert Trujillo (1964), Aaron Spelling (1923), Art Blakey (1919), Jody Williams (1950), Lillian Asplund (1906), and Alfred G. Gilman (1941).