List of famous computer engineers with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Computer engineers are responsible for designing, developing, implementing and testing computer-based hardware and software. Computer engineering refers to the study that integrates electronic engineering with computer sciences to design and develop computer systems and other technological devices. Computer engineers specializing in software need to be fluent in a variety of programming languages, like Java and C++. Computer engineers are also suited for robotics research, which relies heavily on using digital systems to control and monitor electrical systems like motors, communications, and sensors. A computer engineer may also be responsible for constructing and managing an organization's computer system and supplying technical support. A computer engineer typically works in an office or laboratory environment as part of a team and enjoys a traditional work schedule. Since even the smallest businesses rely on some type of computer system for their daily tasks, computer engineers are known to work all over the map in both the private and public sectors. This section provides you information about the life and works of various famous computer engineers from all over the world.
Bill Gates Bill Gates
American

Jeff Bezos Jeff Bezos
American

Sundar Pichai Sundar Pichai
Indian, American

Jack Dorsey Jack Dorsey
American
John McAfee John McAfee
American

Linus Torvalds Linus Torvalds
Finnish, American

Jan Koum Jan Koum
American

Kim Dotcom Kim Dotcom
German, Finnish

Kai-Fu Lee Kai-Fu Lee
Taiwanese

An Wang An Wang
Chinese, American

Richard StallmanRichard Stallman
American
John CarmackJohn Carmack
American

George HotzGeorge Hotz
American
Gary GygaxGary Gygax
American

Brendan EichBrendan Eich
American

Sid MeierSid Meier
Canadian, American
Eric S. RaymondEric S. Raymond
American

Peter MolyneuxPeter Molyneux
British
Ward CunninghamWard Cunningham
American

Shawn FanningShawn Fanning
American

Demis HassabisDemis Hassabis
British

Marie ForleoMarie Forleo
American
Paul BuchheitPaul Buchheit
American
Richard GarriottRichard Garriott
American

Hans ReiserHans Reiser
American

Chris MetzenChris Metzen
American

Patrice DésiletsPatrice Désilets
Canadian
Dave ArnesonDave Arneson
American

Jonathan BlowJonathan Blow
American

Ze FrankZe Frank
American

Ed BoonEd Boon
American

Tim SchaferTim Schafer
American
Edmund McMillenEdmund McMillen
American

Roberta WilliamsRoberta Williams
American
Dave WinerDave Winer
American

Amit SinghalAmit Singhal
American

Joel SpolskyJoel Spolsky
American
Fabrice BellardFabrice Bellard
French

Jonathan IveJonathan Ive
British
Chris SawyerChris Sawyer
Scottish

Larry WallLarry Wall
American

Jacob AppelbaumJacob Appelbaum
American

Ian MurdockIan Murdock
American

Jade RaymondJade Raymond
Canadian
Tom HallTom Hall
American

Jamie ZawinskiJamie Zawinski
American

Peter NortonPeter Norton
American

Bram CohenBram Cohen
American
Bill AtkinsonBill Atkinson
American

Krishna BharatKrishna Bharat
American
Charles DarrowCharles Darrow
American

Milton BradleyMilton Bradley
American

Peiter ZatkoPeiter Zatko
American
Andrew GowerAndrew Gower
British

Jeff MinterJeff Minter
British
Greg Kroah-HartmanGreg Kroah-Hartman
American

Xeni JardinXeni Jardin
American

Ben SwannBen Swann
American
Tim PatersonTim Paterson
American

Jordan MechnerJordan Mechner
American
Jace HallJace Hall
American

Ian LivingstoneIan Livingstone
British

John ResigJohn Resig
American

Michael AbrashMichael Abrash
American
Scott GuthrieScott Guthrie
American
Theo de RaadtTheo de Raadt
Canadian, South African

Josh SawyerJosh Sawyer
American

Dan BricklinDan Bricklin
American

Alan CooperAlan Cooper
American
Andy GavinAndy Gavin
American

Brad FitzpatrickBrad Fitzpatrick
American

Sandy PetersenSandy Petersen
American

Brian BehlendorfBrian Behlendorf
American

Rob PardoRob Pardo
American
Blake RossBlake Ross
American

Fredrik NeijFredrik Neij
Swedish
Jenova ChenJenova Chen
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David BrabenDavid Braben
British
Andrew CoyneAndrew Coyne
Canadian
Betty HolbertonBetty Holberton
American