John Forbes Nash Jr.

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  • Where they were born/where did they live?
  • Family Facts/ facts about their childhood/adolescence
  • Education
  • John Forbes Nash Jr. was born on June 13,1928 in Blue field West Virginia . His mother is Margaret Virginia Martin and his father is John Forbes Nash. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Forbes_Nash_Jr.
  • Personal Life
  • His grandmother played piano, his father served in WW1, and his mother was a teacher. http://www.encyclopedia.com/people/science-and-technology/mathematics-biographies/john-forbes-nash-jr
  • What are they famous for?
  • When Nash was a young teenager he read a book called "Men of Mathematics" by E.T. Bell which inspired him to be a mathematician. He attended high school and went to Bluefield college. http://www.encyclopedia.com/people/science-and-technology/mathematics-biographies/john-forbes-nash-jr
  • How do we use what they are famous for today?
  • Nash was married to Alicia Esther. He had 2 kids, John David Stier and John Charles Martin Nash. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Forbes_Nash_Jr.
  • Nash was a mathematician and then he switched to chemistry then he switched back to mathematician. In 1994 Nash won the Nobel Prize for Economics. Then in 2015 Nash won the Abel prize for studying partial different equations and split it with Louis Nirenberg. http://www.biography.com/people/john-f-nash-jr-40445#synopsis
  • Nash invented a game called hex. Hex is a strategical board game. http://www.encyclopedia.com/people/science-and-technology/mathematics-biographies/john-forbes-nash-jr
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