Today is John Maynard Keynes' Birthday!
achieved fame as an economist. He made many important contributions
to the development of economics as a science and also to the practical
application of economic theory. Nevertheless, Keynes also trained
as a mathematician. He wrote a groundbreaking work on probability theory
while a relatively young man and made extensive use of mathematics
in his work in economics throughout his career.
Born: June 5, 1883
in Cambridge, England
Died: April 21, 1946
in Sussex, England