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First Name: 
Jerzy
Last Name: 
Neyman
Place and Date of Birth: 
April 16, 1894 Bendery, Bessarabia, Imperial Russia
Place and Date of Death: 
August 5, 1981, Oakland, California

Education

Degree 2 (Type and Year): 
Doctor of Philosophy, 1924
Degree 2 (School): 
University of Warsaw
Most Recent Employer: 
University of California, Berkeley
Field(s): 
Probability
Statistics
Honors: 
1966: Guy Medal of the Royal Statistical Society
1969: Medal of Science from President Johnson
Commentary: 

Barry James recounts an anecdote involving Neyman in his interview: http://dynkincollection.library.cornell.edu/biographies/1137