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Augustus De Morgan

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy — Probability and Statistics.

(1806–71)

British mathematician and logician who was responsible for developing a more symbolic approach to algebra, and who played a considerable role in the beginnings of...

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John Venn

Overview page. Subjects: Probability and Statistics — Philosophy.

(1834–1923)

British logician who, in his work Symbolic Logic of 1881, introduced what are now called Venn diagrams.

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Karl Pearson

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy — Probability and Statistics.

(1857–1936)

English statistician and polymath. Pearson studied mathematics at Cambridge, but philosophy in Germany and law in London. He taught applied mathematics and statistics...

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Richard Marten Edler Von Mises

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy — Probability and Statistics.

(1883–1953)

Richard von Mises was born on 19 April 1883 in Lemberg (then in Galicia, a province of Austria-Hungary, now Lviv in the Ukraine). His father, of assimilated Viennese...

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