Born in Cambridge, Massachusettes
on the 2nd of June, 1923.
Served in the U.S. Army
during World War 2
, where in 1944, was awarded the Bronze Star
Obtained A.B. at Harvard
in 1948, and a Ph.D.
in Math at Princeton
in 1953. Later awarded an honourary Ph.D. from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Married Marian Ludolph
in 1955, and parented 2 sons, Peter
Currently a professor at UCLA
's department of economics
Along with Martin Shubik
, invented the Shapley-Shubik Power Index
You know... the kind of guy who makes us all look like failures.