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List of famous people who majored in applied mathematics, including photos when available. This list of famous applied mathematics majors is ordered loosely by relevance, meaning the most well-known people are at the top. This list includes popular actors, musicians, athletes and more that majored or minored in applied mathematics. You can find various bits of information below, such as what year the person was born and what their profession is. If you're looking for a particular celebrity who majored in applied mathematics you can use the "search" bar to find a specific name.

Jeffrey R. Immelt and Dennis Ritchie are included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities were applied mathematics majors?" and "Which famous people studied applied mathematics?"
Jeffrey R. Immelt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People who Majored in Applied Mathematics
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Jeffrey R. Immelt is the ninth chairman of GE, a post he has held since September 7, 2001. Mr. Immelt has held several global leadership positions since coming to GE in 1982, including roles in GE's Plastics, Appliance, and Medical businesses. In 1989 he became an officer of GE and joined the GE ...more

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Age: 61

Birthplace: Ohio, Cincinnati, United States of America, United States, with Territories, + more

Profession: Businessperson

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Juris Hartmanis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People who Majored in Applied Mathematics
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Juris Hartmanis is a prominent computer scientist and computational theorist who, with Richard E. Stearns, received the 1993 ACM Turing Award "in recognition of their seminal paper which established the foundations for the field of computational complexity theory". Hartmanis was born in Latvia. He ...more

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Age: 88

Birthplace: Riga, Latvia

Profession: Computer scientist

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Guy Steele is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People who Majored in Applied Mathematics
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Guy Lewis Steele Jr, also known as "The Great Quux", and GLS, is an American computer scientist who has played an important role in designing and documenting several computer programming languages. ...more

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Age: 62

Birthplace: Missouri, United States of America

Profession: Computer scientist

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D. Rex Golding is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People who Majored in Applied Mathematics
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D. Rex Golding is a managing director for Mobius Venture Capital. A Mobius partner since 1999, Mr. Golding has 20 years of experience in the technology industry, including five years as a venture capitalist, 10 years as a technology investment banker, and five years as a CFO of technology ...more

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