Quotes by Herman Kahn

About Herman Kahn:

Herman Kahn was a founder of the Hudson Institute and one of the preeminent futurists of the latter part of the twentieth century. He originally came to prominence as a military strategist and systems theorist while employed at the RAND Corporation. He became known for analyzing the likely consequences of nuclear war and recommending ways to improve survivability, making him one of three historical inspirations for the title character of Stanley Kubrick's classic black comedy film satire Dr. Strangelove.

Author Bio

  • NameHerman Kahn
  • DescriptionAmerican futurist
  • BornFebruary 15, 1922
  • DiedJuly 7, 1983
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionMathematician