Sad news today as we learnt that ‘A Beautiful Mind’ Mathematician John Nash and His Wife Killed in a New Jersey Turnpike Taxi Crash. Nash won the Nobel Prize for Economics in 1994 and worked as a senior research mathematician at Princeton University. The Nashes became recognized for their work in mental health care.
His life story, including his struggles with paranoid schizophrenia, portrayed by Russell Crowe in the 2001 film “A Beautiful Mind, won four Oscars including Best Picture.
Crowe posted on Twitter today: “Stunned…my heart goes out to John & Alicia & family. An amazing partnership. Beautiful minds, beautiful hearts,”