Albert Bandura


Birth and Death

Albert Bandura was born on December 5th 1925 in Canada. He is still alive today


  • He was the youngest out of six children, and the only boy
  • He went to a school with 20 students and 2 teachers
  • When he went to college he was studying biological sciences and only taking psychology as a time slot, until he became interested
  • He is married to a woman names Ginny
  • He has 2 daughters named Mary and Carol
  • He has 2 grandsons Andy and Tim
  • He now works at Stanford

Contribution to Psychology

  • In 1974 he was elected to be the 82nd president of the American Psychology Association
  • Bobo the doll experiment
  • Social cognitive theory