Person: Mcrae, Vincent


Vincent Vernon McRae was an African American mathematician who worked as an operations analyst in the Operations Research Office of Johns Hopkins University. He became Technical Assistant to the President of the United States' Advisor on Science and Technology.

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Born 2 September 1918, Columbia, South Carolina, USA. Died 20 November 1998, Silver Spring, Montgomery, Maryland, USA.

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African American, Origin Usa

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  1. O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive