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Shakuntala Devi, popularly known as the "Human Computer", was a child prodigy and mental calculator. Her talents earned her a place in the 1982 edition of The Guinness Book of World Records.

Shakuntala Devi was a woman born in India with the natural ability to calculate numbers beyond normal human abilities.  Even at the very young age of 6 and without formal training she was demonstrating her abilities to calculate and memorize in the University of Mysore.   For example when she was tested at The University of California Berkley where she was asked to accurately calculate the cube root of 61,629,875, and the seventh root of 170,859,375 she passed with flying colors.

"Shakuntala Devi (November 1929 – April popularly known as the "Human Computer", was a child prodigy and mental calculator.

Born in 1939 in Bangalore, India to a lion tamer father, Shakuntala Devi started her relationship with numbers through card tricks she played with her father at the age of three.

Born in 1939 in Bangalore, India to a lion tamer father, Shakuntala Devi started her relationship with numbers through card tricks she played with her father at the age of three.

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Shakuntala Devi – India’s First Human Calculator

Shakuntala Devi as we all know was more famous by the nickname of human-computer due to her phenomenal capability of doing the mental calculation at lightning

Shakuntala Devi (November 4, 1929 – April 21, 2013), popularly known as "Human Computer", was an Indian prodigy mental calculator.

Shakuntala Devi, an Indian Mathematical wizard known as "the human computer" for her ability to make incredibly swift calculations, died at age

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