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Fisher, Ronald Aylmer (1890–1962)

Ronald Aylmer Fisher was a statistician, eugenicist, evolutionary biologist, and geneticist who helped lay the foundations of modern statistical science. At an early age, Fisher's special abilities were apparent. Because of his poor eyesight—extreme myopia—he was forbidden ...

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