Francis Galton

1822 - 1911

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Francis Galton proved that a normal mixture of normal distributions is itself normal.
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List of References (12 books/articles)

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  1. Obituary: The Times

Honours awarded to Francis Galton
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Fellow of the Royal Society1860
Royal Society Copley Medal1910

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  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  2. NNDB
  4. University of Minnesota
  5. H Kohler
  6. James Cook University Australia
  7. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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