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## Biography

Name:

**Claude Shannon**Nationality: American

Born:

**04-30**, 1916Birthplace:

Die:

**02-24**, 2001Occupation: Mathematician

Claude Elwood Shannon (April 30, 1916 – February 24, 2001) was an American mathematician, electrical engineer, and cryptographer known as "the father of information theory". Shannon is noted for having founded information theory with a landmark paper, A Mathematical Theory of Communication, that he published in 1948 (wikipedia)