Categories: Notables | Mathematicians | Stuart Ballantine Medal | IEEE Medal of Honor | National Medal of Science | Harvey Prize | Claude E. Shannon Award | Harold Pender Award | John Fritz Medal | Kyoto Prize | National Inventors Hall of Fame.
His father, Claude, Sr. (1862–1934), a descendant of early settlers of New Jersey, was a self-made businessman, and for a while, a Judge of Probate. Shannon's mother was Mabel Wolf Shannon (1890–1945)
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