Larry Sanger
#2797 Overall Influence

Larry Sanger

American former professor, co-founder of Wikipedia, founder of Citizendium and other projects


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Lawrence Mark Sanger is an American internet project developer and co-founder of the internet encyclopedia Wikipedia, for which he coined the name and wrote much of its original governing policy. Sanger has worked on other online educational websites such as Nupedia, Citizendium, and Everipedia.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?
Ohio State University
Ohio State University

Public research university in Columbus, Ohio, United States

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Reed College
Reed College

Private liberal arts college in Portland, Oregon

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How’s this person influential?
#706 World Rank #129 USA Rank
#1138 World Rank #648 USA Rank
#1449 World Rank #744 USA Rank
Computer Science