John Forbes Nash, Jr.
 


 

Age: 86



Summary: mathematician whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie A Beautiful Mind who was associated with Princeton University for many years, including most recently as a senior research mathematician and won the Nobel Price in economics in 1994 for his work in game theory, which offered insight into the dynamics of human rivalry.




Cause of Death: Taxi-cab accident



Born: June 13, 1928


 
Died: May 23, 2015



Location:
Monroe Township, New Jersey