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About John von Neumann
John von Neumann was a renowned Hungarian-American computer scientist, mathematician, engineer, and a physicist who contributed in lots of fields including geometry, operator algebras, physics (quantum mechanics, statistical mechanics, and hydrodynamics), and representation theory. He also played a huge part in discovering the DNA structure. He has also been credited for his role in the formation of the Von Neumann–Bernays–Gödel set theory.
After the Second World War, he was made a member of the United States Atomic Energy Commission’s General Advisory Committee.
His father was Neumann Miksa. He had two siblings named Mihály and Miklós. In 1938, he tied the knot with a woman called Klara Dan. He had a daughter in his previous marriage – her name is Marina.
He died in 1955 after battling cancer.
He developed the principles in creating the hydrogen bomb.
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Famous quotes by John von Neumann
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.John von Neumann
It would appear that we have reached the limits of what it is possible to achieve with computer technology, although one should be careful with such statements, as they tend to sound pretty silly in 5 years.John von Neumann
John von Neumann's Popularity
John von Neumann was a famous Hungarian-American mathematician, who was born on December 28, 1903. As a person born on this date, John von Neumann is listed in our database as the 73rd most popular celebrity for the day (December 28) and the 72nd most popular for the year (1903).
People born on December 28 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. John von Neumann is the 2177th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to John von Neumann's birthday, John von Neumann is the 14th most famous Hungarian-American and ranks 5th in famous people born in Budapest, Austria-Hungary.
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