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Overview (1)

Date of Birth 18 September 1954Montréal, Québec, Canada

Mini Bio (1)

Steven Pinker was born on September 18, 1954 in Montréal, Québec, Canada. He is known for his work on The Genius of Charles Darwin (2008), Me & Isaac Newton (1999) and Creating Freedom: The Lottery of Birth (2013). He is married to Rebecca Goldstein. He was previously married to Ilavenil Subbiah and Nancy Etcoff.

Spouse (3)

Ilavenil Subbiah (1995 - ?) (divorced)
Nancy Etcoff (1980 - 1992) (divorced)
Rebecca Goldstein (? - present)

Trivia (4)

Dr. Steven Pinker was the Peter de Florez Professor in the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) until 2003.
Pinker's second wife, Ilavenil Subbiah, is a Malaysian-born cognitive psychologist turned scientific illustrator and graphic artist who has illustrated some of his books.
Johnstone Family Professor in the Department of Psychology at Harvard University as of 2003.
Lives with his wife, Ilavenil Subbiah, a graphic designer, in part of a converted Victorian townhouse in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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