add explanation of Closures
[lambda.git] / people.mdwn
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@@ -4,8 +4,9 @@
 * [Alan Turing](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alan_Turing)
 * [Haskell Curry](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haskell_Curry)
 * [John McCarthy](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_McCarthy_%28computer_scientist%29) <!-- "AI", Lisp -->
-* [Gerald Jay Sussman](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gerald_Jay_Sussman) <!-- Scheme, SICP -->
-* [Edsger Dijkstra](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edsger_W._Dijkstra)
+* [Gerald Sussman](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gerald_Jay_Sussman) <!-- Scheme, SICP --> and [Guy Steele](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guy_L._Steele,_Jr.)
+* [Dana Scott](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dana_Scott)
+* [Nicolaas de Bruijn](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicolaas_Govert_de_Bruijn)
 * [Gordon Plotkin](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gordon_Plotkin)
 
 ## Other people important to computer science, but less directly to us ##
@@ -13,5 +14,6 @@
 * [Charles Babbage](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Babbage)
 * [Ada Lovelace](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ada_Lovelace)
 * [John von Neumann](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_von_Neumann)
+* [Edsger Dijkstra](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edsger_W._Dijkstra)
 * [Dennis Ritchie](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dennis_Ritchie)
 * [Donald Knuth](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donald_Knuth)