Mir Masoom Ali


Birthday February 1, 1937

Birth Sign Aquarius

Birthplace Bangladesh

Age 86 years old

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Revered professor and statistician who was the founding President of the North America Bangladesh Statistical Association.

Before Fame

He received his Ph.D. in Mathematical Statistics from the University of Toronto in Canada in 1969.


He was the first-ever recipient of the Qazi Motahar Hossain Gold Medal in 1990.

Family Life

His father, Mir Muazzam Ali, was a successful Patuakhali lawyer.

Associated With

He and American Nate Silver became two of the world's most famous statisticians.