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John F. Nash, Jr. Receives the Abel Prize

John F. Nash, Jr. Receives the Abel Prize STEM Biographies Famous People

Professors John F. Nash, Jr. (standing, left, age 86) and Louis Nirenberg (center, age 90) receive the 2015 Abel Prize from His Majesty, King Harald V of Norway (standing, right). The event took place at the University of Oslo on May 19, 2015.

Dr. Nash, and his wife Alicia, died five days later—on May 23, 2015—in a car crash after they returned to the States.

Photo by NTB/Scanpix, all rights reserved. Image provided here as fair use for educational purposes.


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