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List of famous people who majored in physics and mathematics, including photos when available. This list of famous physics and 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 physics and 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 physics and mathematics you can use the "search" bar to find a specific name.

List ranges from Valentin Glushko to Paul J. Keall, plus much more.

This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities were physics and mathematics majors?" and "Which famous people studied physics and mathematics?"
Alexander Abramov is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People who Majored in Physics And Mathematics
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Alexander Grigoryevich Abramov is a former scientist who became an industrial magnate as one of the two heads of Evraz, Russia's largest steel producer. Beginning in 1998, he has amassed the largest steel and iron empire in Russia, which employs 125,000 people, controls about 22 percent of the ...more

Age: 58

Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

Profession: Scientist

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Valentin Glushko is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People who Majored in Physics And Mathematics
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Valentin Petrovich Glushko, was a Soviet engineer, and the principal Soviet designer of rocket engines during the Soviet/American Space Race. ...more

Age: Died at 81 (1908-1989)

Birthplace: Odessa, Ukraine

Profession: Inventor, Scientist, Engineer

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Daina Taimina is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People who Majored in Physics And Mathematics
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Daina Taimina is a Latvian mathematician, currently Adjunct Associate Professor at Cornell University, known for crocheting objects to illustrate hyperbolic space. She received all her formal education in Riga, Latvia, where in 1977 she graduated summa cum laude from the University of Latvia and ...more

Age: 62

Birthplace: Riga, Latvia

Profession: Mathematician

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Mian Tufail Mohammad is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People who Majored in Physics And Mathematics
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Mian Tufail Mohammad was a renowned Pakistani religious political leader, lawyer, Islamic theologian, and former Secretary General and Emir of Jamaat-e-Islami Pakistan. He was born Kapurthala, Punjab, India and died in Lahore, Pakistan after suffering from brain haemorrhage. He belonged to Arain ...more

Age: Died at 95 (1914-2009)

Birthplace: Punjab, India, India

Profession: Politician, Lawyer