Raymond Smullyan biography

Raymond Smullyan

Mathematician, Author

1919 –

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Who is Raymond Smullyan?

Raymond Merrill Smullyan is an American mathematician, concert pianist, logician, Taoist philosopher, and magician.

Born in Far Rockaway, New York, his first career was stage magic. He then earned a BSc from the University of Chicago in 1955 and his Ph.D. from Princeton University in 1959. He is one of many logicians to have studied under Alonzo Church.

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Born
May 25, 1919
Far Rockaway
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of Chicago
  • Princeton University
  • Theodore Roosevelt High School

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on July 23, 2013

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