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Timothy Leary
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Educator
    (October 22, 1920-May 31, 1996)
    God father of Winona Ryder
    PHD is Psychology
    Professor at Harvard
    Released an album of spoken word on psychedelic drugs
    Recorded 'Give Peace a Chance' with John Lennon (1969)
    He preached to students to drop out and turn on.
    He enjoyed using psychedelic drugs, especially LSD with his students.
    He was sentenced to ten years but escaped in a few months from a California prison and headed to Europe (September 12, 1970).
    He was a main player in the counterculture movement of anti-establishment.
    His friends included Yoko Ono.
    He did an experiment using the psychedelic drug psilocybin on 32 inmates of the Concord State Reformatory (1961-62).
    His belief was that psilocybin would expand the mind to see the insights of wrongful behavior and stem criminal behavior patterns.
    Due to skewed data the program was initially successful, but made no difference in the long term.
    He has been imprisoned twenty five times, all drug related.
    He was a professor at Harvard University.
    He received a doctorate of philosophy.
    7 grams of his ashes along with Gene Roddenberry were launched into space (April 21, 1997).
    He is attribute with the last words of 'Why Not?'
    He died of prostate cancer in 1996.
    His friends included Cary Grant, Oliver Stone, Steve Allen, Susan Sarandon, Tim Robbins, John Lennon and Time magazine's founder Henry Luce.
    John Lennon mentions him in a song.
    He believed in the decriminalization of drugs.
    Some information provided by Tim Howard
    For 2019, as of last week, Out of 15 Votes: 66.67% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 18 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 22 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 6 Votes: 33.33% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 13 Votes: 53.85% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 20 Votes: 55.00% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 22 Votes: 59.09% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 24 Votes: 75.00% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 49 Votes: 53.06% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 57 Votes: 63.16% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 34 Votes: 52.94% Annoying
    In 2008, Out of 63 Votes: 61.90% Annoying
    In 2007, Out of 111 Votes: 67.57% Annoying
    In 2006, Out of 147 Votes: 55.10% Annoying
    In 2005, Out of 284 Votes: 57.04% Annoying
    In 2004, Out of 341 Votes: 65.69% Annoying
    In 2003, Out of 638 Votes: 66.61% Annoying
    In 2002, Out of 2688 Votes: 59.08% Annoying
    In 2001, Out of 1411 Votes: 66.55% Annoying
 
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