Richard Jeffrey


Birthday August 5, 1926

Birth Sign Leo

Birthplace Massachusetts

DEATH DATE Nov 9, 2002 (76)

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Philosopher, logician, and probability theorist who specialized in decision theory.

Before Fame

He obtained his M.A. from the University of Chicago in 1952.


He taught at some of the most prestigious universities on the planet, including MIT, City College of New York, Princeton, and Stanford.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Boston.

Associated With

He and author Max Apple both taught courses at the University of Pennsylvania.