Friday, 14 October 2011

Dennis Ritchie,Creator of Unix and C,Passes away at 70!

                     Dennis MacAlistair Ritchie ( September 9, 1941 – October 8, 2011)

Dennis Ritchie, an internationally renowned computer scientist who created the C programming language, has died at age 70.

Ritchie died at his home over the weekend, according to a Google+ post from longtime colleague Rob Pike. His Wikipedia entry was updated to say he had died in Murray Hill, N.J.

His death was confirmed today by Bell Labs, in a message from its president, Jeong Kim, to employees.



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