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Malcolm Stevenson "Steve" Forbes Jr. is the head of the famous "Forbes" magazine and was a presidential candidate in the 2000 U.S. elections. The Forbes family is wealthy and well-known.
-- breakofday  12/29/2005
John Forbes Nash (1928- present) is the Senior Research Mathematician at Princeton University. He won the 1994 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences. He shared the prize with Reinhard Selten and John Harsanyi.
In 2001, a movie was made about his life, starring Russell Crowe as John. The movie focused on John's struggle with schizophrenia and mathematical equatons.
-- rory  2/24/2008
I can't hear this name without thinking of the magazine.
-- number1212  12/17/2008
Traditionally pronounced with 2 syllables: for-biss.
-- Anonymous User  7/1/2012
I don't see the appeal of this name. It's really unusable because of the mag, of course.
-- InazumaElevenFangirl  9/7/2014

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