Python Origins

Emile van Sebille emile at
Wed Dec 6 15:04:35 CET 2000

Piotr Kuchta wrote:

> Peter Hansen <peter at> wrote:
>> The headquarters of the World Esperanto Association is headquartered in
>> Rotterdam, Netherlands.  As it happens Python's creator, Guido van
>> Rossum, is also from the Netherlands, where his exposure to Esperanto
>> (still widely spoken in that country) led him to attempt to bring the
> I didn't noticed people speaking Esperanto in Amsterdam ;), but that's true

Well, there's a reason for that!  Dig into the history of Feyenoord and 
Ajax and I'm sure you'll see it.


Emile van Sebille
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