# Norbert Wiener

### American mathematician

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**Birthplace**: Columbia, Missouri, U.S.

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**Age at death**: 69 years old

**Sign**: Sagittarius

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## About Norbert Wiener

Norbert Wiener has been considered as the father of cybernetics. Through his research, the American mathematician contributed to a number of fields including control systems and electronic engineering. He also played a key role in the development of present-day artificial intelligence.

His findings led him to publish many books with some titled “The Human Use of Human Beings” and “The Fourier Integral and Certain of its Applications”. As a professor, he worked with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

### Family

He was one of the children of Leo Wiener, a famous American historian and his wife Bertha Kahn. He was married to Margaret Engemann and together they had two kids.

### Education

In 1906, he completed his education at Ayer High School. He later moved to Tufts College before enrolling at Cornell University. He had his PhD program at Harvard University.

### Awards

He was a recipient of the National Medal of Science and the Bôcher Memorial Prize.

### Trivia

Wiener also trained some well-known scholars like Norman Levinson, Shikao Ikehara and Brockway McMillan.

In 1967, the mathematics department of MIT, introduced the Norbert Wiener Prize in Applied Mathematics to honor his contributions.

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## F.A.Q. about Norbert Wiener

### When is his birthday?

Norbert Wiener's birthday is on November 26, 1894.

### In how many days is his birthday?

Norbert's birthday is in 296 days

### How old was Norbert when he died?

He was 69 years old.

### When did he die?

He died in March 18, 1964.

### How old would he be today?

Norbert Wiener would be 128 years old if he was alive today.

### Where was Norbert from?

He was born in Columbia, Missouri, U.S..