W. Edwards Deming

W. Edwards Deming

Born: October 14, 1900

Died: December 20, 1993

Nationality: American

Occupation: Scientist

Biography: William Edwards Deming was an American statistician, professor, author, lecturer and consultant. He is perhaps best known for his work in Japan. There, from 1950 onward, he taught top management how to improve design, product quality, testing, and sales through various methods, including the application of statistical methods.