कुर्ट फ्रेडरिक गेडेल|
28 अप्रैल 1906
(now Brno, Czech Republic)
जनवरी 14, 1978 (उम्र 71)|
Princeton, New Jersey, U.S.
|नागरिकता||Austria, United States|
|क्षेत्र||Mathematics, Mathematical logic|
|संस्थान||Institute for Advanced Study|
|शिक्षा||University of Vienna|
|डॉक्टरी सलाहकार||Hans Hahn|
|प्रसिद्धि||Gödel's incompleteness theorems, Gödel's completeness theorem, the consistency of the Continuum hypothesis with ZFC, Gödel metric, Gödel's ontological proof|
Albert Einstein Award (1951); National Medal of Science (U.S.) in Mathematical, Statistical, and Computational Sciences (1974)|
Fellow of the British Academy
- Tucker McElroy (2005). A to Z of Mathematicians. Infobase Publishing. पृ॰ 118. आई॰ऍस॰बी॰ऍन॰ 9780816053384.
Gödel had a happy childhood, and was called "Mr. Why" by his family, due to his numerous questions. He was baptized as a Lutheran, and re- mained a theist (a believer in a personal God) throughout his life.