John Nash, of ‘A Beautiful Mind’ Fame, and Wife Perish in NJ Car Crash

John Nash, of ‘A Beautiful Mind’ Fame, and Wife Perish in NJ Car Crash

Dr. John F. Nash, Jr., the Nobel Prize-winning math genius made famous when his life, work, and recovery from mental illness inspired the book as well as Academy Award-winning film, A Beautiful Mind, perished on May 23 in a two-car accident on the New Jersey Turnpike. He was 86. His wife, Alicia, who was 82, also […]

‘A Beautiful Mind’s’ John Nash Killed in Car Accident in New Jersey

‘A Beautiful Mind’s’ John Nash Killed in Car Accident in New Jersey

John Forbes Nash Jr., the Nobel Prize-winning mathematician, on whose life the movie A Beautiful Mind was based, was killed in a car accident today along with his wife. Nash, 86, and his wife, Alicia Nash, 82, were both residents of West Windsor, New Jersey. Nash and his wife had been in a taxi on […]