How rich is Gottfrid Svartholm?
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|Birth date:||October 17, 1984|
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Nicknamed “Anakata,” Gottfrid Svartholm is a Swedish computer specialist that has an estimated net worth of $12 million. Produced Per Gottfrid Svartholm Warg on October 17, 1984 in Sweden, he’s known as the previous co-owner of the web hosting company PRQ and co founder of the Bit Torrent site The Pirate Bay along with Fredrik Neij and Peter Sunde. He also created the tracker software Hypercube, an open source software under no special permit, which was used to run The Pirate Bay site and tracker. He was the one who began the web site Americas Dumbest Soldiers which listed deceased US soldiers in the Iraq War and asked the site users to rate how “stupid” the soldiers were based on how they perished.
Gottfrid Svartholm Net Worth $12 Million
On January 31, 2008, The Pirate Bay operators were charged with “promoting other people’s infringement of copyright laws.” They’re Sunde, Neij, Svartholm and Carl Lundstrom, CEO of The Pirate Bay’s former ISP. The trial commenced on February 16, 2009 and also the four were found guilty in the Stockholm district court on April 17, 2009. Svartholm went to reside abroad and on August 30, 2012, he was detained by Cambodia police in Phnom Penh upon the request of the Swedish authorities. Svartholm also appears in the 2013 documentary TPB AFK.