[TUHS] RIP Claude Shannon

Dave Horsfall dave at horsfall.org
Tue Feb 27 07:16:51 AEST 2018


On Mon, 26 Feb 2018, Doug McIlroy wrote:

> More memories: Fano was among the grad students who came to ice-skating 
> parties at our house in the mid-40s--the house near Shannon's later 
> abode. I did not really get to know him until Multics days. His gravelly 
> mafioso voice would scare you off--until you saw the irrepressible 
> twinkle in his eye. A beloved and inspiring leader, worthy of Dave 
> Horsfall's calendar.

Noted; thank you!  More additions are welcome, of course.

-- 
Dave Horsfall DTM (VK2KFU)  "Those who don't understand security will suffer."


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