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List of famous male statisticians, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male statisticians list contains the most prominent and top males known for being statisticians. There are thousand of males working as statisticians in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic statisticians have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a statistician then the people below should give you inspiration.

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Harvey Goldstein is a British statistician known for his contributions to multilevel modelling methodology and software, and for applying this to educational assessment and league tables. He is currently professor of social statistics in the Centre for Multilevel Modelling at the University of ...more

Age: 77

Profession: Professor, Statistician

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Howell Tong is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Statisticians
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Howell Tong is a leading pioneer in the field of nonlinear time series analysis, linking it with deterministic chaos. He is the father of the threshold time series models, which have extensive applications in ecology, economics, epidemiology and finance. Since October 1, 2009, he has been an ...more

Age: 73

Birthplace: Hong Kong, China

Profession: Statistician

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Herman Hollerith is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Statisticians
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Herman Hollerith was an American statistician and inventor who developed a mechanical tabulator based on punched cards to rapidly tabulate statistics from millions of pieces of data. He was the founder of the Tabulating Machine Company that later merged to become IBM. Hollerith is widely regarded as ...more

Age: Died at 69 (1860-1929)

Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Inventor, Statistician

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Bjørn Lomborg is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Statisticians
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Bjørn Lomborg is the director of the Copenhagen Consensus Center and a former director of the Environmental Assessment Institute in Copenhagen. He became internationally known for his best-selling and controversial book, The Skeptical Environmentalist. In 2002, Lomborg and the Environmental ...more

Age: 52

Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark, Frederiksberg

Profession: Professor, Political scientist, Scientist, Author, Writer, + more

Credits: Cool It

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