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Stephen Wolfram: Family, Spouse, Children, Dating, Net Worth, Nationality and More

Biography - A Short Wiki

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Stephen Wolfram is a renowned British American computer scientist, a physicist, as well as a businessman. Majorly, he is famous for being in the frontline concerning computer science, mathematics as well as theoretical physics. Additionally, he was popular, having been named an inaugural fellow of the American Mathematical Society in 2012. He also the founder of Wolfram Research, a software company.

Career Highlights

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Stephen Wolfram started his career with difficulties in arithmetic learning. He had written a physics directory by the age of 12 as well as three books on particle physics by age 14. At 15 years, he ventured into quantum field theory as well as particle physics, where he was involved in the publishing of scientific papers. He published till in his early 20’s.

Family and Personal Life

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Stephen Wolfram’s personal life has been a secret to the public. However, it is known that he is married to a mathematician. Together with his wife, they have been blessed with four lovely children, but their names are not revealed.

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Civil StatusMarried

Net Worth, Nationality and Other Facts

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Full/Real NameStephen Wolfram
Gender (Biological)Male
Age (as of today)64 years
Date of BirthAugust 29, 1959
Place of BirthLondon, England, United Kingdom
NationalityBritish, American
Height1.75 m, 5 feet 9 inches
Weight64 kg, 141 lbs
Net Worth / Wealth$200 million
OccupationBusinessman, Computer Scientist, Physicist

Height, Weight, and Age

Stephen Wolfram's height is pretty average measuring 1.75 m. Boasting a weight of 64 kg. Being born on August 29, 1959, translates to an age of 64 years as of todays date (February 29, 2024).


The fact that the same symbolic programming primitives work for those as work for math kinds of things, I think, really validates the idea of symbolic programming being something pretty general.

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The thing that got me started on the science that I’ve been building now for about 20 years or so was the question of okay, if mathematical equations can’t make progress in understanding complex phenomena in the natural world, how might we make progress?

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You kind of alluded to it in your introduction. I mean, for the last 300 or so years, the exact sciences have been dominated by what is really a good idea, which is the idea that one can describe the natural world using mathematical equations.

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So the thing I realized rather gradually – I must say starting about 20 years ago now that we know about computers and things – there’s a possibility of a more general basis for rules to describe nature.

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The most important precedents deal with the whole idea of symbolic programming – the notion of setting up symbolic expressions that can represent anything one wants, and then having functions that operate on both their structure and content.

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