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 […]