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Robert Aumann

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Robert John Aumann (Hebrew name: ישראל אומן, Yisrael Aumann; born June 8, 1930) is an Israeli-American mathematician, and a member of the United States National Academy of Sciences. He is a professor at the Center for the Study of Rationality in the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Aumann has received more than 387,858 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 53 in 2019). Robert Aumann is the 139th most popular mathematician (down from 138th in 2019), the 862nd most popular biography from Germany (down from 814th in 2019) and the 19th most popular German Mathematician.

Robert Aumann is most famous for his work in game theory. He is the co-winner of the 2005 Nobel Prize in Economics.

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Among mathematicians, Robert Aumann ranks 139 out of 823Before him are Robert Grosseteste, Jacques Hadamard, Joseph Liouville, Giambattista della Porta, William Oughtred, and Vincenzo Viviani. After him are Johannes Trithemius, Arthur Cayley, Sophus Lie, James Joseph Sylvester, Felix Hausdorff, and Stanislaw Ulam.

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Among people born in 1930, Robert Aumann ranks 61Before him are Princess Ragnhild, Mrs. Lorentzen, Gena Rowlands, Jerome Isaac Friedman, Jean Rochefort, George E. Smith, and Johan Galtung. After him are Harvey Milk, Stanley Miller, Joanne Woodward, Jesús Franco, Carlos Hugo, Duke of Parma, and Akira Suzuki.

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Among people born in Germany, Robert Aumann ranks 862 out of 6,142Before him are Hans Sachs (1494), Joseph Berchtold (1897), Roland Emmerich (1955), Elisabeth Förster-Nietzsche (1846), Viktor Lutze (1890), and Paul Schäfer (1921). After him are Johannes Trithemius (1462), Gustav Ritter von Kahr (1862), Carl von Linde (1842), Nathan Mayer Rothschild (1777), Ernest Louis, Grand Duke of Hesse (1868), and Heinrich Louis d'Arrest (1822).


Among mathematicians born in Germany, Robert Aumann ranks 19Before him are Friedrich Bessel (1784), Felix Klein (1849), Carl Gustav Jacob Jacobi (1804), Christopher Clavius (1538), Hermann Weyl (1885), and Ferdinand von Lindemann (1852). After him are Johannes Trithemius (1462), Ernst Zermelo (1871), Hermann of Reichenau (1013), Maria Reiche (1903), Constantin Carathéodory (1873), and Ferdinand Georg Frobenius (1849).