Shakuntala Devi, ‘Human Computer,’ Dies at 83

An Indian math prodigy famous for calculating faster than machines has died. Shakuntala Devi, nicknamed the “Human Computer” died Sunday due to respiratory and cardiac problems, according to The New York Times. She was 83.
www.nytimes.com Published: April 25, 2013
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An Indian math prodigy famous for calculating faster than machines has died.

Shakuntala Devi, nicknamed the “Human Computer” died Sunday due to respiratory and cardiac problems, according to The New York Times. She was 83.



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