Karl Pearson

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United Kingdom, Mathematician
March 27, 1857April, 27, 1936.

Karl Pearson HFRSE LLD (; originally named Carl; 27 March 1857 – 27 April 1936) was an English mathematician and biostatistician. He has been credited with establishing the discipline of mathematical statistics. He founded the world's first university statistics department at University College London in 1911, and contributed significantly to the field of biometrics, meteorology, theories of social Darwinism and eugenics. Pearson was also a protégé and biographer of Sir Francis Galton.

Also known as Historian Of Mathematics, Statistician, Historian, Philosopher, Biographer

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