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Fame is a dangerous thing. It's what the post-industrial society wants. They want fame and many followers on Twitter. But to really make the world understandable, that challenge is remaining.

 
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Hans Rosling
Hans Rosling
  • Born: July 27, 1948
  • Died: February 7, 2017
  • Nationality: Swedish
  • Profession: Educator

Hans Rosling Swedish pronunciation: [hɑːns ²ruːslɪŋ] was a Swedish physician, academic, statistician, and public speaker. He was the Professor of International Health at Karolinska Institute and was the co-founder and chairman of the Gapminder Foundation, which developed the Trendalyzer software system. He held presentations around the world, including several TED Talks in which he promoted the use of data to explore development issues.

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