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Statisticians or people who made notable contributions to the theories of statistics, or related aspects of probability, or machine learning: Statisticians are mathematicians who work with theoretical and applied statistics in the both the private and public sectors. ... This article is about the field of statistics. ... Probability is the likelihood that something is the case or will happen. ... As a broad subfield of artificial intelligence, machine learning is concerned with the design and development of algorithms and techniques that allow computers to learn. At a general level, there are two types of learning: inductive, and deductive. ...

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Odd Olai Aalen (born 1947) is a Norwegian statistician and is a professor at the Department of Basic Medical Sciences at the University of Oslo. ... Gottfried Achenwall (born 20 October 1719 in ElblÄ…g, Poland - died 1 May 1772) was a German statistician. ... Abraham Manie Adelstein (28 March 1916- 18 October 1992) was a South African born doctor who became the United Kingdoms Chief Medical Statistician. ... John Aitchison is a British statistician who was born in Scotland in 1926. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ... Hirotsugu Akaike (Japanese: 赤池 弘次 Akaike Hirotsugu; alternative Romanization: Hirotugu Akaike) (born November 5, 1927) is a Japanese statistician. ... Oskar Johann Viktor Anderson (2 August 1887, Minsk, Belarus — 12 February 1960, Munich, Germany) was a German mathematician. ... Peter Armitage born (July 15, 1924 is a statistician specialising in medical statistics. ... Raghu Raj Bahadur (30 April 1924 – 7 July 1997) was an India born mathematical statistician considered by peers to be one of the architects of the modern theory of mathematical statistics[1]. He published numerous papers[2] and is most well known for the concept of Bahadur Efficiency[3]. ^ [1... George Alfred Barnard (September 23, 1915 - August 9, 2002) British statistician known particularly for his work on the foundations of statistics and on quality control. ... Maurice Stevenson Bartlett (June 18, 1910 - January 8, 2002) was an English statistician who made particular contributions to the analysis of data with spatial and temporal patterns. ... Debabrata Basu (1925 - March 24, 2001) Indian statistician, who specialised in the foundations of statistics. ... Laurence Alan Baxter (28 February 1954, London - November 1996, Long Island) was professor of statistics at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Thomas Bayes (c. ... Don Berry is a prominent statistician and one of the foremost proponents of Bayesian statistics. ... Allan Birnbaum (May 27, 1923 - July 1, 1976) was an American statistician who contributed to statistical inference, foundations of statistics, statistical genetics, statistical psychology, and history of statistics. ... David Blackwell (born April 24, 1919) is Professor Emeritus of Statistics at the University of California, Berkeley, and is one of the eponyms of the Rao–Blackwell theorem. ... Ladislaus Josephovich Bortkiewicz (August 7, 1868 - July 15, 1931) was a Russian economist and statistician of Polish descent. ... Raj Chandra Bose (June 19, 1901 - October 31, 1987) Indian mathematician and statistician best known for his work in design theory and the theory of error-correcting codes in which the class of BCH codes is partly named after him. ... Henry Bottomley (born April 28, 1963, son of Sir James Bottomley) is a statistician for the United Kingdom government. ... Arthur Lyon Bowley (November 6, 1869 - January 21, 1957) English statistician and economist worked on economic statistics and pioneered the use of sampling techniques in social surveys. ... George Edward Pelham Box, born 18 October 1919 in England, was one of the most influential statisticians of the 20th century and a pioneer in the area of design of experiments. ... Bento de Jesus Caraça (April 18, 1901 - June 25, 1948) was an influent Portuguese mathematician, economist and statistician. ... Ian Castles, AO is a Visiting Fellow at the Asia Pacific School of Economics and Government at the Australian National University, Canberra, he was the Australian Statistician (1986-94) and Secretary of the Australian Government Department of Finance (1979-86). ... George Chalmers (1742 - May 31, 1825), was a Scottish antiquarian and political writer. ... David Gawen Champernowne (July 9, 1912 - August 19, 2000) was Professor of Statistical Economics at Oxford (1948 -1959), and professor of Economics and Statistics at Cambridge (1970-2000). ... Carl Vilhelm Ludwig Charlier (April 1, 1862 – November 5, 1934) was a Swedish astronomer. ... Pafnuty Lvovich Chebyshev (Russian: ) (May 16 [O.S. May 4] 1821 – December 8 [O.S. November 26] 1894)[1] was a Russian mathematician. ... Herman Chernoff (born July 1, 1923) is an American applied mathematician, statistician and physicist latterly working at Harvard University. ... Alexey Chervonenkis is a Russian mathematician, and one of the main developers of the Vapnik Chervonenkis theory, an important part of computational learning theory. ... Alexander Alexandrovich Chuprov (or Tschuprov) (February 18, 1874 - April 19, 1926) Russian statistician who worked on mathematical statistics, sample survey theory and demography. ... Colin Clark (1905–1989) was a British economist and statistician who taught in the United Kingdom and Australia, and who pioneered the use of the gross national product (GNP) as the basis for studying national economies. ... Sir Richard William Barnes Clarke, KCB, OBE (13 August 1910 – 21 June 1975) was a British civil servant. ... Robert Hamilton Coats (1874-1960) was Canadas first Dominion Statistician. ... William Gemmell Cochran (15 July 1909 – 29 March 1980) a prominent statistician who was born in Scotland but spent most of his life in the United States. ... Sir Timothy Augustine Coghlan KCMG, (9 June 1856 – 30 April 1926) was an Australian statistician, he held the post of New South Wales government statistician for 19 years. ... Len Cook was born in Dunedin, New Zealand in 1949. ... Gauss Moutinho Cordeiro (born April 17, 1952) is a Brazilian mathematician and statistician who has given a significant contribution to the theory of statistical inference, mainly through applications of asymptotic theory. ... David Roxbee Cox (born Birmingham, England, 1924) is a British statistician. ... Gertrude Mary Cox (1900-1978) was an influential American statistican and founder of the department of Experimental Statistics at North Carolina State University. ... Richard Threlkeld Cox (1898 - May 2, 1991) was a professor of physics at Johns Hopkins University, known for Coxs theorem relating to the foundations of probability. ... Harald Cramér (September 25, 1893 - October 5, 1985) was a Swedish mathematician and statistician, specialised in mathematical statistics. ... Year 1893 (MDCCCXCIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... This article is about the year. ... Phil Dawid Professor (Alexander) Philip Dawid (born 1 February 1946) is a British statistician and a leading proponent of Bayesian statistics. ... Bruno de Finetti (Innsbruck, June 13, 1906 - Rome, July 20, 1985) was an Italian probabilist and statistician, noted for the operational subjective conception of probability. ... William Edwards Deming (October 14, 1900–December 20, 1993) was an American statistician, college professor, author, lecturer, and consultant. ... Persi Diaconis at Stanford (Summer 2004). ... Sir William Richard Shaboe Doll CH OBE FRS (28 October 1912–24 July 2005) was a British physiologist who became the foremost epidemiologist of the 20th century, turning the subject into a rigorous science. ... Official photo from ONS Karen Hope Dunnell (born 16 June 1946) has been National Statistician, Registrar General and Director of the Office for National Statistics of the United Kingdom since 1 September 2005. ... A. Ross Eckler (1901 - 1991) served as deputy director of the Census Bureau from 1949 to 1965, and its director from 1965 until 1969. ... Albert Ross Eckler, Jr. ... Sir Frederick Morton Eden (June 18, 1766 - November 14, 1809) English writer on poverty and pioneering social investigator. ... Edgeworth Francis Ysidro Edgeworth (né Ysidro Francis Edgeworth, February 8, 1845 - February 13, 1926) was an Irish polymath who studied at Trinity College, Dublin before obtaining a scholarship to Balliol College, Oxford where he subsequently became a professor. ... Professor Anthony William Fairbank Edwards (born 1935) is a British statistician, geneticist and evolutionary biologist. ... Dr. Churchill Eisenhart (died 1994) was an United States mathematician. ... Ernst Engel was a 19th century German statistician and economist, famous for the Engel curve and Engels law. ... Agner Krarup Erlang (January 1, 1878–February 3, 1929) was a Danish mathematician, statistician, and engineer who invented the fields of queueing theory and traffic engineering. ...

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William Farr in 1870 William Farr (November 30, 1807 - April 14, 1883) was a nineteenth century British epidemiologist, regarded as one of the founders of medical statistics. ... Gustav Fechner Gustav Theodor Fechner (April 19, 1801 – November 28, 1887), was a German experimentle psychologist. ... Ivan Peter Fellegi, O.C., B.Sc. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Irving Fisher, 1927. ... Sir Ronald Fisher Sir Ronald Aylmer Fisher, FRS (February 17, 1890–July 29, 1962) was an extraordinarily talented evolutionary biologist, geneticist and statistician. ... William Fleetwood (January 1, 1656 - August 4, 1723) English preacher and Bishop of Ely remembered by economists and statisticians for constructing a price index in 1707. ... Official picture (Anthony) John Fox is a British statistician, who has worked in both the public service and academia. ... Arnoldo Frigessi di Rattalma (born 1959) is an Italian statistician based in Norway, where he is a professor at the Department of Biostatistics with the Institute of Basic Medical Research at the University of Oslo. ... George Horace Gallup (November 18, 1901 – July 26, 1984), American statistician, invented the Gallup poll, a successful statistical method of survey sampling for measuring public opinion. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Seymour Geisser (1929 - 2004) was a statistician noted for emphasizing the role of prediction in statistical inference. ... Professor Lyndhurst Falkiner Giblin DSO MC (29 November 1872 - 1 March 1951) was an Australian statistician and economist. ... Sir Robert Giffen (1837 – April 12, 1910), was a British statistician and economist. ... Corrado Gini (May 23, 1884 - March 13, 1965) was an Italian statistician, demographer and sociologist who developed the Gini coefficient, a measure of the income inequality in a society. ... Gene Glass Gene V. Glass (June 19, 1940 - ), a statistician and researcher working in educational psychology and the social sciences, coined the term meta-analysis and illustrated its use in 1976 while a faculty member at the University of Colorado, Boulder. ... Benjamin Gompertz (March 5. ... Irving John (Jack) Good (born 9 December 1916) is a British statistician who worked also as a cryptographer and developer of the Colossus computer at Bletchley Park. ... Phillip I. Good is a Canadian-American mathematical statistician, a cell biologist, and novelist. ... William Sealy Gosset (June 13, 1876 – October 16, 1937) was a chemist and statistician, better known by his pen name Student. ... John Graunt (1620-1674) was one of the first demographers. ... Major Greenwood (August 9, 1880 - October 5, 1949) English epidemiologist and statistician. ... Emil Julius Gumbel (July 18, 1891 - September 10, 1966), German mathematician, pacifist and anti-Nazi campaigner. ... Dimitrie Gusti (February 13, 1880—October 30, 1955) was a Romanian sociologist, ethnologist, and voluntarist philosopher; a professor at the University of IaÅŸi and the University of Bucharest, he served as Romanias Minister of Education in 1932-1933. ... Pierre Maurice Gy (born July 25, 1924) is a chemist and statistician. ... Steven Haberman, born 26 June 1951, is the professor of Actuarial science and a senior administrator at City University. ... Anders Hald (born 3 July 1913) is a Danish statistician who in later years has made contributions to the history of statistics. ... Jotun Hein (born 1956) is Professor of Bioinformatics at the Department of Statistics of the University of Oxford and a fellow of University College, Oxford. ... Friedrich Robert Helmert (* July 31, 1843 in Freiberg, Saxonia; † June 15, 1917 in Potsdam) was a celebrated German geodesist and an important writer on the theory of errors. ... Jim Hendy (born May 6, 1905, Barbados, British West Indies, died January 14, 1961) was an ice hockey writer, historian, and statistician. ... Sir Jack Hibbert (14 February 1932, Huddersfield - 23 August 2005, Weybridge, Surrey) was head of the United Kingdoms Central Statistical Office (CSO), 1985-1992. ... Joseph Michael Hilbe FRSS (born 30 December 1944) is a US statistician and philosopher, a two-time national champion track & field athlete[1], and Olympic Games official. ... Austin Bradford Hill (July 8, 1897 - April 18, 1991), English epidemiologist and statistician, pioneered the randomized clinical trial and, together with Richard Doll, was the first to demonstrate the connection between cigarette smoking and lung cancer. ... Nils Lid Hjort Nils Lid Hjort (born 1953) is a Norwegian statistician, and has been a professor of mathematical statistics at the University of Oslo since 1991. ... Wassily Hoeffding (June 12, 1914 - Chapel Hill, North Carolina, February 28, 1991), statistician, one of the founding fathers of the nonparametric statistics. ... Herman Hollerith (February 29, 1860 – November 17, 1929) was an German-American statistician who developed a mechanical tabulator based on punched cards in order to rapidly tabulate statistics from millions of pieces of data. ... Tim Holt is Professor of statistics at the University of Southampton, president of the Royal Statistical Society and former director of the UKs Central Statistical Office and the Office for National Statistics. ... Reginald Hawthorn Hooker (January 12, 1867 - June 2, 1944) English civil servant, statistician and meteorologist. ... Harold Hotelling (Fulda, Minnesota, September 29, 1895 - December 26, 1973) was a mathematical statistician. ... Darrell Huff (July 15, 1913 - June 27, 2001) was an American writer, and is best known as the author of How to Lie with Statistics (1954), a brief, breezy, illustrated volume which is the best-selling statistics book of all time. ... Ion Ionescu de la Brad (1818-1891) was a Moldavian-born Romanian revolutionary, agronomist, scholar and writer. ... Joseph Oscar Irwin (December 17, 1898 - July 27, 1982) British statistician who advanced the use of statistical methods in biological assay and other fields of laboratory medicine. ... Kaoru Ishikawa (石川 馨 Ishikawa Kaoru) is a Japanese consultant, father of the scientific analysis of causes of problems in an industrial process. ... George William “Bill” James (born October 5, 1949 in Holton, Kansas) is a baseball writer, historian and statistician whose work has been widely influential. ... Edwin Thompson Jaynes (July 5, 1922 – April 30, 1998) was Wayman Crow Distinguished Professor of Physics at Washington University in St. ... Gwilym Meirion Jenkins (1933-82) was a British statistician. ... William H. (Bill) Jefferys (1940- ) is a U.S. astronomer and a professor emeritus of astronomy at the University of Texas at Austin. ... Sir Harold Jeffreys (22 April 1891 – 18 March 1989) was a mathematician, statistician, geophysicist, and astronomer. ... Elvin Morton Jellinek (1890-1963), or more commonly E. Morton Jellinek, was a biostatistician, physiologist, and a researcher into alcoholism. ... [William Stanley Jevons] William Stanley Jevons (September 1, 1835 - August 13, 1882), English economist and logician, was born in Liverpool. ... Norman Lloyd Johnson (9 January 1917, Ilford, Essex, England - 18 November 2004, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA) was a professor of statistics and author or editor of several standard reference works. ... Joseph Moses Juran (b. ... James Jurin FRS FRCP (baptised 15 December 1684 - 29 March 1750) was an English scientist and physician, particularly remembered for his early work in capillary action and in the epidemiology of smallpox vaccination. ...

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David George Kendall (born January 15, 1918) is a British mathematician and statistician. ... Maurice George Kendall (Kettering, Northamptonshire, England, September 6, 1907 - Redhill, Surrey, England, March 29, 1983) was a leading mathematician. ... Sir John Frank Charles Kingman, a mathematician, was born on 28 August 1939 in Beckenham, Kent1. ... Leslie Kish (1910--1999) was an American statistician of Hungarian descent. ... Andrey Nikolaevich Kolmogorov (Russian: Андре́й Никола́евич Колмого́ров) (April 25, 1903 - October 20, 1987) was a Soviet mathematician who made major advances in different academic fields (among them probability theory, topology, intuitionistic logic, turbulence, classical mechanics and computational complexity). ... Joseph Bernard Kruskal (b. ... William H. Kruskal (born October 10, 1919 in New York City, died April 21, 2005 in Chicago) was an American mathematician and statistician. ... (Ernst Louis) Etienne Laspeyres (Halle an der Saale, November 28, 1834 – August 4, 1913) was Professor ordinarius of Economics and Statistics or State Sciences and cameralistics in Basel, Riga, Dorpat, Karlsruhe and finally for 26 years in Giessen. ... Jean Law John Law (bap. ... Lucien le Cam (November 18, 1924 – April 25, 2000) was a mathematician and statistician born in Croze, Creuse, France. ... Wilhelm Lexis (1837 – 1914) was an eminent German economist and social scientist and a founder of the interdisciplinary study of insurance. ... Jarl Waldemar Lindeberg (1876 – 1932) was a reader of mathematics in Helsinki. ... Dennis Victor Lindley born 25 July 1923 is a noted British statistician, decision theorist and leading advocate of Bayesian statistics. ... Yuri V. Linnik. ... Alfred James Lotka (March 2, 1880 - December 5, 1949) was a US mathematician and statistician, most famous for his work in population dynamics. ... Ernest Filip Oskar Lundberg (2 June 1876 - 31 December 1965) Swedish actuary, founder of mathematical risk theory and managing director of several insurance companies. ... P.C. Mahalanobis Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis (Bangla: প্রশান্ত চন্দ্র মহলানবিস) (June 29, 1893–June 28, 1972) was an Indian scientist and applied statistician. ... Nathan Mantel (February 16, 1919- May 26, 2002) was a biostatistician best known for creating the Mantel-Haenszel theorem. ... Donald W. Marquardt (1929-1997) is the founder of the Levenberg-Marquardt nonlinear least squares fitting algorithm. ... Motosaburo Masuyama (1912 - 3 July 2005) was a Japanese statistician who championed the ideas of R.A. Fisher and went on to influence the fields of quality control and biometrics. ... Anderson Gray McKendrick (September 8, 1876 - May 30, 1943) was a Scottish physician and epidemiologist pioneered the use of mathematical methods in epidemiology. ... Claus Adolf Moser, Baron Moser, KCB, CBE (born November 24, 1922 in Berlin) is a British statistician who has made major contributions in both academia and the Civil Service. ... Charles Frederick Mosteller (December 24, 1916 - July 23, 2006, usually known as Frederick Mosteller) was one of the most eminent statisticians of the 20th century. ... William Newmarch (January 28, 1820 - March 23, 1882) English banker, economist and statistician. ... Jerzy Neyman (April 16, 1894, in Bendery, Moldova – August 5, 1981, in Oakland, California) was a Polish mathematician. ... Embley Park, now a school, was the family home of Florence Nightingale. ...

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Emanuel Parzen (born April 21, 1929 in New York City) is an American statistician. ... Egon Sharpe Pearson (11 August 1895 — 12 June 1980) a son of Karl Pearson, was like his father, a British statistician, and succeeded him as professor of statistics at University College London and as editor of the journal Biometrika. ... Karl Pearson FRS (March 27, 1857 – April 27, 1936) established the discipline of mathematical statistics. ... Sir William Petty (May 27, 1623 – December 16, 1687) was an English economist, scientist and philosopher. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... William Playfair (September 22, 1759 - February 11, 1823) a Scottish engineer and political economist, was an important inventor of statistical graphics. ... George Pólya (December 13, 1887 – September 7, 1985, in Hungarian Pólya György) was a Hungarian mathematician. ... For the broadcaster, see Alwynne Pritchard. ... Lambert Adolphe Jacques Quételet (February 22, 1796 – February 17, 1874) was a Belgian astronomer, mathematician, statistician and sociologist. ... Howard Raiffa is the Frank P. Ramsey Professor (Emeritus) of Managerial Economics, a joint chair held by the Business School and the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. ... Stefan S. Ralescu (b. ... Calyampudi Radhakrishnan Rao (born September 10, 1920) is a famous Indian statistician and currently professor emeritus at Penn State University. ... Georg Rasch (1901 - 1980) was a Danish mathematician, statistician, and psychometrician, most famous for the development of a class of measurement models known as Rasch models. ... Å arÅ«nas Raudys is head of Data Analysis Department at Institute of Mathematics and Informatics in Vilnius, Lithuania. ... Olav Reiersøl (June 28, 1908 – February 14, 2001) is a Norwegian statistician and econometrician, who made several substantial contributions to econometrics and statistics. ... Brian D. Ripley is a distinguished statistician, professor of Applied Statistics at the University of Oxford and a Professorial fellow at St Peters College. ... Herbert Ellis Robbins (1922 - 2001) was a mathematician and statistician who did research in topology, measure theory, statistics, and a variety of other fields. ... Irving Rosenwater (11 September 1932 - 30 January 2006) was an English researcher and statistician. ... Samarendra Nath Roy was born in Dhaka, Bangladesh; he was the first of two children. ... Jeff Sagarin is a statistician well-known for his development of a methodology for ranking and rating sports teams in a variety of sports. ... Leonard Jimmie Savage (20 November 1917 - 1 November 1971) was a US mathematician and statistician. ... Robert Schlaifer (1915 - July 24, 1994) pioneer of Bayesian decision theory. ... Sir (Franz) Arthur (Friedrich) Schuster FRS (September 12, 1851 - October 17, 1934) was a versatile physicist known for his work in spectroscopy, electrochemistry, optics, X-radiography and the application of harmonic analysis to physics. ... Howard Howie Schwab (or simply The Schwab or just Schwab) (not to be confused with Mark Schwab of WTAM) is best known as the sports trivia expert and final adversary on ESPNs Stump the Schwab. ... Tore Schweder (born 1943) is a Norwegian statistician and is a professor at the Department of Economics and at the Centre for Ecology and Evolutionary Synthesis at the University of Oslo. ... Elizabeth Scott (November 23, 1917 - December 20, 1988) was an American mathematician specialising in statistics. ... Portrait by Valentin Serov (1905). ... Lloyd Stowell Shapley (born June 2, 1923) is an American mathematician and economist. ... William Fleetwood Sheppard (November 20, 1863 - October 12, 1936) Australian-British civil servant, mathematician and statistician remembered for his work in finite differences, interpolation and statistical theory, known in particular for the eponymous Sheppard’s corrections. ... Walter Andrew Shewhart (March 18, 1891 - March 11, 1967) was a physicist, engineer and statistician, sometimes known as the father of statistical quality control. ... Dr Herbert Sichel (1915 to 1995) was a statistician who made great advances in the areas of both theoretical and applied statistics. ... Sir John Sinclair (May 10, 1754 - December 21, 1835) Scottish politician, writer on finance and agriculture and the first person to use the word statistics in the English language, in his vast, pioneering work, Statistical Account of Scotland, in 21 volumes. ... Eugen E. Slutsky (Ukr: Євген Євгенович Слуцький) (April 7, 1880, Ukraine - March 10, 1948) was an early-twentieth-century Ukrainian-Russian/Soviet mathematical statistician, economist and political economist. ... Adrian Frederick Melhuish Smith FRS is a British statistician and Principal of Queen Mary, University of London. ... This article is about the statistician. ... George Waddel Snedecor (October 20, 1881 – February 15, 1974) was an American mathematician and statistician. ... Carl Snyder (April 23, 1869, Cedar Falls IA – 1946 Santa Barbara CA) was an American economist and statistician. ... Charles Edward Spearman (September 10, 1863 - September 7, 1945) was an English psychologist known for work in statistics, as a pioneer of factor analysis, and for Spearmans rank correlation coefficient. ... David Spiegelhalter David John Spiegelhalter (16 August 1953 -) is a statistician. ... Sir Josiah Charles Stamp, 1st Baron Stamp of Shortlands (June 21, 1880-April 16, 1941) was a British civil servant, industrialist, economist, statistician and banker. ... Stephen Mack Stigler is Ernest DeWitt Burton Distinguished Service Professor at the Department of Statistics of the University of Chicago[1]. Stigler received his Ph. ... Dietrich Stoyan Dietrich Stoyan (born 1940, Germany) — mathematician, statistician; study of Mathematics at Technical University Dresden; applied research at Deutsches Brennstoffinstitut Freiberg, 1967 PhD, 1975 Habilitation. ... Genichi Taguchi (田口 玄一) (born January 1, 1924 in Tokamachi, Japan) is an engineer and statistician. ... Thorvald Nicolai Thiele (December 24, 1838 – September 26, 1910) was a Danish astronomer, actuary, and mathematician, most notable for his work in statistics, interpolation, and the three-body problem. ... John Wilder Tukey (June 16, 1915 - July 26, 2000) was a statistician. ...

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This article needs cleanup. ... Vladimir Naumovich Vapnik is one of the main developers of Vapnik Chervonenkis theory. ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar). ... Abraham Wald (October 31, 1902 Kolozsvár, Hungary (now Cluj, Romania) - December 13, 1950 India) was a mathematician who contributed to decision theory, geometry, and econometrics, and founded the field of statistical sequential analysis. ... Professor Christopher Stewart Wallace (26 October 1933—7 August 2004) was an Australian computer scientist (and physicist, etc. ... Ernst Hjalmar Waloddi Weibull (18 June 1887-12 October 1979) was a Swedish engineer, scientist, and mathematician. ... Arnold Weinstock (29 July 1924-23 July 2002) was an English businessman. ... Harald Lugvig Westergaard (April 19, 1853 - December 13, 1936) Danish statistician and economist known for his work in demography and the history of statistics. ... Peter Whittle (born 27 February 1927, in Wellington, New Zealand) is a mathematician and statistician, working in the fields of stochastic nets, optimal control, time series analysis, stochastic optimization and stochastic dynamics. ... Frank Wilcoxon Frank Wilcoxon (1892–1965) was a chemist and statistician, known for the development of statistical tests. ... Martin Bradbury Wilk (born 18 December 1922) is a Canadian statistician, academic, and the former Chief Statistician of Canada. ... Samuel S. Wilks Samuel Stanley Wilks (b. ... John Wishart (28 November 1898 – 14 July 1956) was a Scottish agricultural statistician. ... Herman Ole Andreas Wold (December 25, 1908 - February 16, 1992) Swedish statistician known for his work in time series analysis and econometrics. ... Jacob Wolfowitz, Ph. ... Frank Yates Frank Yates (1902 - 1994) was one of the pioneers of 20th century statistics. ... Arthur Young (September 11, 1741 - April 12, 1820) was an English writer on agriculture, economics and social statistics. ... George Udny Yule (February 18, 1871 – June 26, 1951) was a Scottish statistician. ... George Kingsley Zipf (IPA ), (1902-1950), was an American linguist and philologist who studied statistical occurrences in different languages. ... Arnold Zellner. ...

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