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American investor and philanthropist who co-founded Microsoft. He owned both the Seattle Seahawks and the Portland Trailblazers.
His father Kenneth Samuel Allen was associate director of the University of Washington libraries. His sister Jody was also a businesswoman. He passed away from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
How did Paul Allen die?
|Cause of death||Non-hodgkin Lymphoma|
|Age of death||65 years|
|Birthday||January 21, 1953|
|Death date||October 15, 2018|
|Place of death||Seattle, Washington, United States|
|Place of burial||Acacia Memorial Park and Funeral Home Lake Forest Park, King County, Washington, USA|
The human brain works in, so far, mysterious and wondrous ways that are completely different than the ways that computers calculate. Things like appetite or emotion, how do those function in the brain?Paul Allen
I’m a very private person that prefers a low profile.Paul Allen
The brain is the most complex, challenging scientific puzzle we have ever tried to decode.Paul Allen
I have to admit, between the Seahawks games and the Blazer games and playoffs games, we’re talking about close to 100 games a year, so I don’t really follow other sports a lot.Paul Allen
In the university library my father helped lead, as the Associate Director of Libraries from ’60 to ’82, I spent hours and hours as a kid devouring piles of books so I could follow the latest advances in science.Paul Allen