#### Quote of the day

Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall into an open sewer and die.

#### John Forbes Nash, Jr.

**Born:**June 13, 1928

**Died:**May 23, 2015

**(aged 86)**

**Bio:**John Forbes Nash, Jr. was an American mathematician who made fundamental contributions to game theory, differential geometry, and the study of partial differential equations.

**Known for:**

- Essays on Game Theory (1996)
- Cases in Accounting Systems (1991)