Died on Monday at his home in Stanford, Calif. He was 84.
- Credited with coining the term "Artificial Intelligence" while at Dartmouth.
- Co-founder of the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at MIT.
- Inventor of LISP and "Garbage Collection".
- Founder of the Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory.
- Co-creator of public-key cryptography.
- One of his favorite aphorisms: “Do the arithmetic or be doomed to talk nonsense.”