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The Great Mathematician John Nash Death

The Mathematician John Nash Death.

The Man behind the movie “Beautiful mind” died in a crash along with his wife.

On May 23, 2015, Nash and his wife Alicia were killed in an automobile accident on the New Jersey Turnpike near Monroe Township.

86 year old Josh Nash and his 82-year-old wife Alicia Nash were killed when their taxi crashed in New Jersey in Monroe Township area, it is reported that The driver of the taxi lost control then as he tried to overtake another vehicle their car struck a guard rail injuring a lady of another car. Both Nash and his wife were force out of the car. It was assumed that they were not wearing their seat belts by the investigators. The driver and the injured woman was taken to the hospital immediately.

Born: June 13, 1928, Bluefield, West Virginia, United States
Died: May 23, 2015, Monroe Township, New Jersey, United States
Spouse: Alicia Lopez-Harrison de Lardé (m. 2001–2015), Alicia Lopez-Harrison de Lardé (m. 1957–1963)
Children: John Charles Martin Nash, John David Stier
Books: Essays on Game Theory
Awards: Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, Abel Prize, John von Neumann Theory Prize, Leroy P. Steele Prize.

Nash was an American mathematician whose works in game theory, differential geometry, and partial differential equations. His theories are used in economics, computing, evolutionary biology, artificial intelligence, accounting, politics and military theory. He is renowned for his work in game theory, winning the Nobel Prize for Economics in 1994.

A Film name “Beautiful mind“  was also inspired by his real life.

John Nash

John Nash

Nash was suffering from mental illness, He began to show signs of paranoia, and his wife later described his behavior as erratic. Nash seemed to believe that all men who wore red ties were part of a communist conspiracy against him.


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