John Henry Holland

1929 - 2015

John Henry Holland

John Henry Holland (February 2, 1929 – August 9, 2015) was an American scientist and Professor of psychology and Professor of electrical engineering and computer science at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Henry Holland has received more than 131,985 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 63rd most popular computer scientist.

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Among computer scientists, John Henry Holland ranks 62 out of 187Before him are Larry Wall, Ron Rivest, Nolan Bushnell, Jacques Vallée, Richard M. Karp, and Martin Hellman. After him are John Draper, John Cocke, Manuel Blum, Alfred Aho, Edwin Catmull, and Dana Scott.

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Among people born in 1929, John Henry Holland ranks 220Before him are Georgios Roubanis, István Kertész, Vija Artmane, Petr Shelokhonov, Sunil Dutt, and Józef Glemp. After him are Txillardegi, Terry Moore, Jamshid bin Abdullah of Zanzibar, Aleksandra Pakhmutova, Stanisław Mikulski, and Henri Pousseur. Among people deceased in 2015, John Henry Holland ranks 169Before him are Henri Coppens, Douglas Tompkins, Dinkha IV, Karl Josef Becker, Ron Clarke, and Movita Castaneda. After him are Sergio Sollima, Moses Malone, Dragan Holcer, Jacob Bekenstein, Yogi Berra, and Dick Nanninga.

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Among people born in United States, John Henry Holland ranks 3,731 out of 12,171Before him are Ronald Graham (1935), Pitbull (1981), Virginia Madsen (1961), Robert H. Jackson (1892), Benny Urquidez (1952), and John Carlos (1945). After him are Jon Cryer (1965), Harrison Dillard (1923), Barry Sonnenfeld (1953), Martin Kove (1946), Ann Dunham (1942), and Herb Ritts (1952).


Among computer scientists born in United States, John Henry Holland ranks 40Before him are Robert W. Floyd (1936), Larry Wall (1954), Ron Rivest (1947), Nolan Bushnell (1943), Richard M. Karp (1935), and Martin Hellman (1945). After him are John Draper (1943), John Cocke (1925), Edwin Catmull (1945), Dana Scott (1932), Leonard Adleman (1945), and Stephen Cook (1939).

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