Awards & Winners

Harold Jeffreys

Date of Birth 22-April-1891
Place of Birth Fatfield
(Tyne and Wear)
Profession Statistician, Mathematician
Sir Harold Jeffreys, FRS was a mathematician, statistician, geophysicist, and astronomer. His book Theory of Probability, which first appeared in 1939, played an important role in the revival of the Bayesian view of probability.

Awards by Harold Jeffreys

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Copley Medal
(In recognition of his distinguished work in many branches of geophysics, and also in the theory of probability and astronomy.)