Linus Torvalds Net Worth
Linus Torvalds made money by Business niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Linus Torvalds earned $150 Million. Exact sum is $154500000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: December 28, 1969
Birth place: Helsinki, Finland
Profession: Programmer, Scientist, Software Engineer
Education: University of Helsinki (1988Р 1996)
Spouse: Tove Torvalds
Parents: Anna Torvalds, Nils Torvalds
Books: Just for Fun
Wikipedia Source: Linus Torvalds
Linus Benedict Torvalds is a Finnish-American software engineer, who is the creator of the Linux kernel and for a long time, principal developer- that became the kernel for operating systems, such as GNU and years later Android and Chrome OS. He also created the distributed revision control system git. He was honored, along with Shinya Yamanaka, with the 2012 Millennium Technology Prize by the Technology Academy Finland in recognition of his creation of a new open source operating system for computers leading to the widely used Linux kernel. He is also the recipient of the 2014 IEEE Computer Society Computer Pioneer Award.