Academic citation of Python

Curt curty at
Sun Jun 17 17:18:07 CEST 2012

On 2012-06-16, Christian Heimes <lists at> wrote:
> Actually it's "van Rossum, Guido", not "Rossum, Guido van". The "van" is
> part of the family name, not a middle name. It's like "da Vinci,
> Leonardo" or "von Sydow, Max". On one occasion Guido complained that
> Americans always get his name wrong.

I've read that now he prefers Guido V. Rossum, Jr.

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