Tom Lehrer
#53056 Overall Influence

Tom Lehrer

American singer-songwriter and mathematician

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Thomas Andrew Lehrer is a retired American musician, singer-songwriter, satirist, and mathematician, having lectured on mathematics and musical theater. He is best known for the pithy and humorous songs that he recorded in the 1950s and 1960s. His songs often parodied popular musical forms, though he usually created original melodies when doing so. A notable exception is "The Elements", in which he set the names of the chemical elements to the tune of the "Major-General's Song" from Gilbert and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance.

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Wellesley College
Wellesley College

Private women's liberal arts college in Massachusetts

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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University of California, Santa Cruz
University of California, Santa Cruz

Public University of California campus in Santa Cruz

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#4692 World Rank
Mathematics

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