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18/03/1964 American mathematician Norbert Wiener is born

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Norbert Wiener - Wiener Today (1981)

He invented and coined the term cybernetics. He wanted to establish a new science about control and communication in machines, organizations, and living organisms. Wiener was a mathematical prodigy. At age eight the doctors forbid him to read. His father told him to solve mathematical problems in his head. He became a genius.
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