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John Nash (V) (1928–2015)

John Nash was an American mathematician who made fundamental contributions to game theory, differential geometry, and the study of partial differential equations. Nash's work has provided insight into the factors that govern chance and decision-making inside complex systems found in everyday life. His theories are widely used in economics. Serving ... See full bio »

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 2015 Book of the Senseless (Short) (in memory of)
 2012 The Prisoners Dilemma (Short) (special thanks)
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 2016 Fox: A Documentary (Video documentary) (in memory of)
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 2011 Siffer (TV Series)
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 2009 NHK supesharu (TV Series documentary)
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 2007 The Trap: What Happened to Our Dream of Freedom (TV Mini-Series documentary)
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 2002 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
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- A Brilliant Madness (2002) ... Himself (as John Forbes Nash)
 2002 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Mathematician (segment "John Nash's Beautiful Mind")
- John Nash's Beautiful Mind/Poisonous Stew/Dame Judi (2002) ... Himself - Mathematician (segment "John Nash's Beautiful Mind")
 2002 Inside a Beautiful Mind (TV Special short documentary)
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 2000 Schizophrenia: Stolen Minds, Stolen Lives (TV Movie documentary)
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 2002 A Beautiful Mind: Meeting John Nash (Video documentary short)
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 2002 Inside a Writer's Mind: A Conversation with Akiva Goldsman (Video documentary short)
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 2006 The 78th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special)
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 2002 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Mathematician (segment "John Nash's Beautiful Mind")
- The U.S. Border Patrol/Hit List/John Nash's Beautiful Mind (2002) ... Himself - Mathematician (segment "John Nash's Beautiful Mind")
 1989 Murphy Brown (TV Series)
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- My Dinner with Einstein (1989) ... Himself / opening credits
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

John Forbes Nash | Jon Nasshu

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

In grade school, I would be doing arithmetic, and I found myself working with larger numbers than other students would be using. I would have several digits, and they would have maybe two or three digits. I would do multiplication and basic operation, but with larger numbers. See more »

Trivia:

Resided in Princeton, New Jersey with his wife Alicia Nash until they were killed in an automobile accident on May 23, 2015. See more »

Nickname:

Big Brains

Star Sign:

Gemini

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