Winner of the 1973 Nobel Prize for Economic Science, he was known to his friends as "Stinker."

Name
Wassily Leontief
Birthday
August 5, 1905
Age
93
Died on
Friday, February 5th, 1999
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Saturday, May 23rd, 1998
Wassily Leontief
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Guess the Stiff!

As an influential and successful warrior-author, he was heavily courted by the then-emerging Nazis, but declined to join the party. He opted instead for the more extremist, fringe groups of the time. Sounds like a fun date.

(d) February 17th, 1998