Haskell Curry

1900 - 1982

Haskell Curry

Haskell Brooks Curry (; September 12, 1900 – September 1, 1982) was an American mathematician and logician. Curry is best known for his work in combinatory logic. While the initial concept of combinatory logic was based on a single paper by Moses Schönfinkel, Curry did much of the development. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Haskell Curry has received more than 249,659 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 455th most popular mathematician.

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  • 250k

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  • 50.60

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.36

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.01

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among mathematicians, Haskell Curry ranks 455 out of 746Before him are Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov, Maryam Mirzakhani, Nikolai Luzin, Michael O. Rabin, Auguste Kerckhoffs, and Egon Pearson. After him are Julius Petersen, Alfred J. Lotka, Nina Bari, Christian Kramp, Joseph Ludwig Raabe, and Pingala.

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Among people born in 1900, Haskell Curry ranks 122Before him are Zhang Wentian, Alessandro Blasetti, Xavier Cugat, Oskar Fischinger, Eduard van Beinum, and Vítězslav Nezval. After him are Roberto Arlt, Isaak Dunayevsky, Jean Duvieusart, Juan d'Arienzo, Boris Yefimov, and Manuel Fleitas Solich. Among people deceased in 1982, Haskell Curry ranks 102Before him are Alberto Cavalcanti, Elio Petri, Savitri Devi, Yuen Ren Chao, Harald Ertl, and Anandamayi Ma. After him are Patrick Dewaere, Helene Deutsch, Gábor Szabó, Harold Sakata, Anatoly Solonitsyn, and Art Pepper.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Haskell Curry ranks 3,312 out of 12,171Before him are James Nachtwey (1948), Peter Benchley (1940), Vera Wang (1949), Del Shannon (1934), Don Henley (1947), and Doug Savant (1964). After him are James Remar (1953), Richard Holbrooke (1941), Seann William Scott (1976), Sung Kang (1972), Margaret Sanger (1879), and Jim Hines (1946).

Among MATHEMATICIANS In United States

Among mathematicians born in United States, Haskell Curry ranks 24Before him are Stephen Smale (1930), Stephen Cole Kleene (1909), Edward Kasner (1878), Isadore Singer (1924), Richard E. Bellman (1920), and George David Birkhoff (1884). After him are Richard Montague (1930), Jim Simons (1938), Ronald Graham (1935), Whitfield Diffie (1944), William Thurston (1946), and Julia Robinson (1919).

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