Who is Raymond Merrill Smullyan?

Who is Raymond Merrill Smullyan?

June 26, 2021 Off By Felso

American mathematician, concert pianist, logician, philosopher and magician.

Born in Far Rockaway, New York, Smullyan began his career as a stage magician. He graduated from the University of Chicago with a bachelor’s degree in 1955 and a doctorate from Princeton University in 1959. He is one of many logicians who have worked under the auspices of Alonzo Church.