Francis Amasa Walker
Francis Amasa Walker (July 2, 1840 – January 5, 1897) was an American economist, statistician, journalist, educator, academic administrator, and military officer in the Union Army.Walker was born into...
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Joseph Adna Hill
Text sourced word-for-word from source 1 belowJoseph Adna Hill (1860–1938) was an American statistician, born at Stewartstown, New Hampshire; he graduated from Harvard University in 1885 and fro...
Isador Lubin
Isador Lubin (9 June 1896 – 6 July 1978) was the head of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics from 1933 to 1946, and president of the American Statistical Association in 1946.
During the First Worl...
Samuel S. Wilks
Samuel Stanley Wilks (June 17, 1906 – March 7, 1964) was an American mathematician and academic who played an important role in the development of mathematical statistics, especially in regard to...
Willard Thorp
Willard L. Thorp (1899–1992) was an economist and academic who served three US Presidents, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman and Dwight D. Eisenhower as an advisor in both domestic and fore...
William Gemmell Cochran
William Gemmell Cochran (15 July 1909, Rutherglen – 29 March 1980, Orleans, Massachusetts) was a prominent statistician; he was born in Scotland but spent most of his life in the United States.Cochran...
Leslie Kish
Leslie Kish (born Laszlo Kiss, July 27, 1910, Poprad, Austro-Hungarian Empire, died October 7, 2000) was a Hungarian-American statistician and survey methodologist.
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Warren Randolph Burgess
Warren Randolph Burgess (May 7, 1889 – September 16, 1978) was an American banker and diplomat who served as ambassador to NATO from 1957 to 1961.Burgess was born in Newport, Rhode Island. He attende...
Louis Israel Dublin
Louis Israel Dublin (November 1, 1882 – March 7, 1969) was a Jewish American statistician. As vice president and statistician of the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, he promoted progressive and so...
A. Ross Eckler
Albert Ross Eckler (May 22, 1901 - March 14, 1991) served as Deputy Director of the United States Census Bureau from 1949 to 1965, and its Director from 1965 until 1969. He was the first career employ...
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Walter A. Shewhart
Walter Andrew Shewhart (pronounced like "shoe-heart",March 18, 1891 – March 11, 1967) was an American physicist, engineer and statistician, sometimes known as the father of statistical quality c...
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History of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
The history of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology can be traced back to the 1861 incorporation of the "Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Boston Society of Natural History" led primarily...
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Arnold Zellner
Arnold Zellner (January 2, 1927 – August 11, 2010) was an American economist and statistician specializing in the fields of Bayesian probability and econometrics. Zellner contributed pioneering work i...
Edwin Bidwell Wilson
Edwin Bidwell Wilson (April 25, 1879 – December 28, 1964) was an American mathematician and polymath. He was the sole protégé of Yale's physicist Josiah Willard Gibbs and was mentor to MIT economist ...
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Allyn Abbott Young
Allyn Abbott Young (1876–1929) was a celebrated American economist. He was born into a middle-class family in Kenton, Ohio on September 19, 1876 and died aged 52 in London on March 7, 1929, his life c...
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Robert H. Coats
Robert Hamilton Coats (July 25, 1874 – February 7, 1960) was Canada's first Dominion Statistician.He was born in Clinton, Huron County, Ontario in 1874, the son of Charles Coats, who came to Can...
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Leonard Porter Ayres
Leonard Porter Ayres (September 15, 1879 – October 29, 1946) was an American educator, soldier, and statistician. He also held the rank of Brigadier General in the United States Army.
Ayres was bo...
George W. Snedecor
George Waddel Snedecor (October 20, 1881 – February 15, 1974) was an American mathematician and statistician. He contributed to the foundations of analysis of variance, data analysis, experimental des...
Robert V. Hogg
Robert Vincent ("Bob") Hogg (8 November 1924 – 23 December 2014) was an American statistician and professor of statistics of the University of Iowa. Hogg is known for his widely used textbooks on stat...
Jerome Cornfield
Jerome (Jerry) Cornfield (1912–1979) was a US statistician. He is best known for his work in biostatistics, but his early work was in economic statistics and he also contributed to the theory of Bayes...
Herman Otto Hartley
H. O. Hartley (1912 – 1980), born Herman Otto Hirschfeld but commonly called HOH, was a German-American statistician. He developed Hartley's test for equality of variances (published in 1950). In...
Churchill Eisenhart
Dr. Churchill Eisenhart (1913–1994) was a United States mathematician. He was Chief of the Statistical Engineering Laboratory (SEL), Applied Mathematics Division of the National Bureau of Standa...
List of presidents of the American Statistical Association
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Statistics education
Statistics education is the practice of teaching and learning of statistics, along with the associated scholarly research.Statistics is both a formal science and a practical theory of scientific inqui...
Raymond Pearl
Raymond Pearl (3 June 1879– 17 November 1940) was an American biologist, regarded as one of the founders of biogerontology. He spent most of his career at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore.Pearl w...
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Walter Francis Willcox
Walter Francis Willcox, Ph.D., LL.D. (March 22, 1861 – October 12, 1964) was an American statistician. He was born in Reading, Massachusetts, to William Henry Willcox and Anne Holmes Goodenow. H...
Lynne Billard
Lynne Billard is an American statistician and professor at the University of Georgia, known for her statistics research, leadership, and advocacy for women in science. She has served as president of t...
Lester Frankel
Lester Robert Frankel (1913 – February 11, 2006) was a prominent American survey statistician. He studied under Harold Hotelling, receiving a master's degree from Columbia University in 1936, and serv...
Simon Kuznets
Simon Smith Kuznets (/kʊzˈnɛts/, /ˈkʌznɛts/; Russian: Семё́н Абра́мович Кузне́ц; [sʲɪˈmʲɵn ɐˈbraməvʲɪtɕ kʊzʲˈnʲɛts]; Belarusian: Сямён (Шымон) Абрамавіч Кузьнец Siamion (Šymon) Abramavič Kuźni...
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