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Statistics is the grammar of science. ---->>>

The mathematician, carried along on his flood of symbols, dealing apparently with purely formal truths, may still reach results of endless importance for our description of the physical universe. ---->>>


Nationality: British
Born: March 27, 1857
Die: 04-27, 1936
Occupation: Mathematician

Karl Pearson FRS (; originally named Carl; 27 March 1857 – 27 April 1936) was an influential English mathematician and biostatistician. He has been credited with establishing the discipline of mathematical statistics. He founded the world's first university statistics department at University College London in 1911, and contributed significantly to the field of biometrics, meteorology, theories of social Darwinism and eugenics (wikipedia)