Talk:Joe Ossanna

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The information of his death is inaccurate. He did not die in an accident, rather from a heart attack. This is from his daughter.


The accident version of his death is cited here: [1]. -- David F 18:46, 28 April 2007 (UTC)

Additional reference, apparently from Dennis Ritchie; this one cites his death as by heart attack:

[2]. -- David F (talk) 07:51, 17 November 2012 (UTC)

More info, please?[edit]

People who knew Joe at Multics and at Bell Labs are available as sources for further information. Perhaps one of them could be enticed into collaborating on publishing a biography? Perhaps this has already happened. Where is it? The online material I've found in a brief search is contradictory, incomplete or ancient. Some of it relies entirely on the current Wikipedia article. Snezzy (talk) 11:11, 6 May 2011 (UTC)