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Samuel Joseph Raff

Samuel Joseph Raff, American editor-in-chief. With United States Navy, 1944-1945.


  • Raff, Samuel Joseph was born on November 4, 1920 in New York City. Son of Nathan and Fannie (Sagman) Raff.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, City University of New York, 1943. Master of Science, University Maryland, 1950. Doctor of Philosophy, University Maryland, 1957.


    • Editor-in-chief Computers & Operations Research, Oxford, England, since 1971. Professor George Washington University, Washington, 1985-1987.



    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Judaism


    With United States Navy, 1944-1945.


    • Married Lillian Ruth Buckner, September 23, 1943 (deceased May 1969). Children: Melvin Hunt Raff, Brian Lindsay Raff, Nina Fern Raff, Terri Eden Raff. Married Anna Christine Pryce Carriere, November 18, 1972 (divorced October 1981).

      Children: Sara Christianne, Franklin Pryce. Married Barbara M. Loeb, December 13, 1986.
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    Born November 4, 1920
    • 1943
      City University of New York
    • 1950
      University Maryland
    • 1957
      University Maryland
    • 1971
      Editor-in-chief Computers & Operations Research
      Oxford, Mississippi, United States