Richard Stallman

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Richard Matthew Stallman
Richard Stallman - Fête de l'Humanité 2014 - 010.jpg
Richard Stallman, 2014
Born (1953-03-16) 16 Mairch 1953 (age 66)
New York Ceety, New York
Naitionality American
Ither names RMS
Alma mater Harvard Varsity,
Massachusetts Institute o Technology
Thrift Preses, Free Software Foundation
Kent for Free saftware muivement, GNU, Emacs, GCC, GPL, FSF
Awairds MacArthur Fellaeship
ACM Grace Murray Hopper Awaird
EFF Pioneer Awaird
ACM Saftware Seestem Awaird

Richard Matthew Stallman (born Mairch 16, 1953), eften kent bi his ineetials, rms,[1] is an American saftware freedom activist an programmer. He campaigns for saftware tae be distributit in a manner such that its uisers receive the freedoms tae uise, study, distribute an modify that saftware. Saftware that ensurs thir freedoms is termed free saftware. Stallman launched the GNU Project, foondit the Free Software Foundation, developed the GNU Compiler Collection an GNU Emacs, an wrote the GNU General Public License.

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  1. Stallman, Richard (n.d.). "Humorous Bio". Richard Stallman's 1983 biography. First edition of "The Hacker's Dictionary". 'Richard Stallman' is just my mundane name; you can call me 'rms'