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John Tukey

Age: 85

statistician who won the National Medal of Science in 1973 and is credited with coining the terms software and bit. An early environmentalist, Tukey in the 1970s cited the negative effects of aerosol cans on the ozone layer.

Died: New Brunswick, N.J., July 26, 2000

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