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September 11, 1939|
Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
|Died||April 16, 2021
Los Altos, California, U.S.
|Education||Xavier University (AB, MS)
Carnegie Mellon University (PhD)
|Known for||Adobe Inc.
|Awards||AeA Medal of Achievement (2006)
National Medal of Technology and Innovation (2008)
Marconi Prize (2010)
|Thesis||Global Program Optimizations (1972)|
|Doctoral advisor||William Wulf|
Charles Matthew "Chuck" Geschke (September 11, 1939 – April 16, 2021) was an American businessman and computer scientist. He was best known for founding the graphics and publishing software company Adobe Inc. with John Warnock in 1982, and co-creating the PDF document format.
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