|Birth Day||July 31, 1912|
|Birth Place||Brooklyn, NY|
|Age||108 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Nov 16, 2006 (age 94)|
Conservative Economist whose theories guided President Reagan. He received the 1976 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics, as well as the National Medal of Science and the Presidential Medal of Freedom (both in 1988).
He went to Rutgers University in New Jersey, where he studied mathematics with the intention of becoming an actuary. He went on to attend the University of Chicago's graduate program in economics.
He was an adviser for the administration of Ronald Reagan.