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About Randy Pausch
Randy Pausch left a legacy through his immense contribution to the fields of computer science and human-computer interaction.
After receiving his computer science PhD degree in 1988 from Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), he became an educator in the school’s computer science department.
Along with his work as a professor, he is also known for having created Alice (an educational programming language), his battle with pancreatic cancer, and his final CMU lecture, “The Last Lecture: Really Achieving Your Childhood Dreams”.
He was raised in Columbia, Maryland, where he attended Oakland Mills High School. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Brown University. He received a diagnosis for pancreatic cancer in 2006.
He was honored with the Karl V. Karlstrom Outstanding Educator Award, and made the Time 100 list in 2008.
He died on July 25, 2008 from pancreatic cancer.
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F.A.Q. about Randy Pausch
When is his birthday?
Randy Pausch's birthday is on October 23, 1960.
In how many days is his birthday?
Randy's birthday is in 362 days
How old was Randy when he died?
He was 47 years old.
When did he die?
He died in July 25, 2008.
How old would he be today?
Randy Pausch would be 61 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Randy from?
He was born in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S..
Randy Pausch's Popularity
Randy Pausch was a famous American academic and author, who was born on October 23, 1960. As a person born on this date, Randy Pausch is listed in our database as the 48th most popular celebrity for the day (October 23) and the 86th most popular for the year (1960).
People born on October 23 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Randy Pausch is the 1149th most popular Scorpio.
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