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A light wind swept over the corn; and all nature laughed in the sunshine.

#### George Dantzig

**Born:**November 8, 1914

**Died:**May 13, 2005

**(aged 90)**

**Bio:**George Bernard Dantzig was an American mathematical scientist who made important contributions to operations research, computer science, economics, and statistics.

**Known for:**

- Linear programming and extensions (1963)
- Linear Programming 2: Theory and Extensions (2003)
- Linear Inequalities and Related Systems (1956)
- The Basic George B. Dantzig (2003)
- Linear Programming: 1: Introduction (1997)

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