#467 Overall Influence

Timothy Leary

American psychologist


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From Wikipedia

Timothy Francis Leary was an American psychologist and writer known for his strong advocacy of psychedelic drugs. Evaluations of Leary are polarized, ranging from bold oracle to publicity hound. He was "a hero of American consciousness", according to Allen Ginsberg, and Tom Robbins called him a "brave neuronaut."

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University of California, Berkeley

Public research university in Berkeley, California, United States

College of the Holy Cross

Liberal arts college in Massachusetts, United States

Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

University of Alabama

Public university located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States

Washington State University

Public university in Pullman, Washington, USA

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#85 World Rank
#433 World Rank