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Date | Event |
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1654-11-23 |
French mathematician, scientist, and religious philosopher Blaise Pascal experiences an intense, mystical vision that marks him for life. |
1736-04-20 |
French mathematician Pierre Louis Maupertuis begins his expedition to Lapland to measure a degree of latitude and prove the shape of the earth, he is joined by fellow scientists Anders Celsius, Charles Etienne Louis Camus, Alexis Claude Clairaut, and Pierre-Charles Le Monnier |
1796-03-30 |
Carl Friedrich Gauss, German mathematician, discovers the construction of the heptadecagon |
1796-04-08 |
Carl Friedrich Gauss, German mathematician, proves the quadratic reciprocity law (the ability to determine the solvability of any quadratic equation in modular arithmetic) |
1993-06-21 |
English mathematician Andrew Wiles proves last theorem of Fermat |
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Date | Event |
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973-09-15 |
Al-Biruni, mathematician (d. 1048) |
1048-05-18 |
Omar Khayyám, Persian mathematician, poet and philosopher (d. 1131) |
1423-05-30 |
Georg Purbach, German mathematician and astronomer (d. 1461) |
1452-12-10 |
Johannes Stöffler, German mathematician and astronomer (d. 1531) |
1468-02-14 |
Johann Werner, German mathematician (d. 1522) |
1473-02-19 |
Nicolaus Copernicus, Toruń Royal Prussia, Polish mathematician and astronomer (d. 1543) |
1494-12-20 |
Oronce Finé, French mathematician (d. 1555) |
1495-04-16 |
Petrus Apianus, German mathematician (d. 1557) |
1501-09-24 |
Girolamo Cardano, Italy, mathematician/astrologer (Ars Magna-1545) |
1511-11-22 |
Erasmus Reinhold, Germany, mathematician (calculated planetary table) |
1522-02-02 |
Lodovico Ferrari, Italian mathematician (d. 1565) |
1527-07-13 |
John Dee, London, alchemist/astrologer/mathematician (d. 1609) |
1529-04-03 |
Michael Neander, German mathematician and astronomer (d. 1581) |
1539-03-25 |
Christopher Clavius, German mathematician (d. 1612) |
1540-01-28 |
Ludolph van Ceulen, German mathematician (d. 1610) |
1550-09-30 |
Michael Maestlin, German mathematician (d. 1631) |
1552-02-28 |
Jost/Jobst Bürgi, Swiss clockmaker and mathematician (d. 1632) |
1552-04-15 |
Pietro Cataldi, Italian mathematician (d. 1626) |
1553-06-05 |
Bernardino Baldi, Italian mathematician (d. 1617) |
1561-01-06 |
Thomas Fincke, Danish mathematician (d. 1656) |
1561-08-29 |
Bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry) |
1561-09-29 |
Roomen, mathematician |
1563-10-17 |
Jodocus Hondius, Flemish mathematician/cartographer |
1567-01-04 |
Franciscus Aguilon, physicist/mathematician/jesuit/architect |
1571-12-09 |
Adrian A Metius, Dutch mathematician/fort architect |
1572-04-14 |
Adam Tanner, Austrian mathematician (d. 1632) |
1574-03-05 |
William Oughtred, England, mathematician/inventor (slide rule) |
1577-06-12 |
Paul Guldin, Swiss astronomer and mathematician (d. 1643) |
1580-08-19 |
Pierre Vernier, Ornans, French mathematician and inventor of the vernier caliper used for taking accurate measurements |
1581-10-09 |
Claude G Bachet de Meziriac, French mathematician/theologist |
1585-11-01 |
Jan Brożek, Polish mathematician, physician, and astronomer (d. 1652) |
1588-09-08 |
Marin Mersenne, France, mathematician/musician/philosopher (Cartesian) |
1589-02-07 |
Jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/mathematician |
1591-06-16 |
Joseph Solomon Delmedigo, Italian physician, mathematician, and music theorist (d. 1655) |
1597-03-01 |
Jean-Charles de la Faille, Belgian mathematician (d. 1652) |
1602-03-18 |
Jacques de Billy, French mathematician (d. 1679) |
1602-08-10 |
Gilles de Roberval, French mathematician (d. 1675) |
1607-08-17 |
Pierre de Fermat, mathematician who needed wider margins (Fermat's Last Theorem) [or 1608] |
1608-01-28 |
Giovanni Alfonso Borelli, Naples, mathematician/astronomer |
1608-02-05 |
Gaspar Schott, German mathematician (d. 1666) |
1610-03-01 |
John Pell, English mathematician (d. 1685) |
1612-06-23 |
André Tacquet, Belgian mathematician (d. 1660) |
1616-10-20 |
Thomas Bartholin, Danish physician, mathematician, and theologian (d. 1680) |
1616-11-23 |
John Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (product of Wallis) |
1618-04-02 |
Francesco M Grimaldi, mathematician/physicist (light defraction) |
1619-12-17 |
Prince Rupert of the Rhine, soldier/chemist/engraver/mathematician, commander in the English Civil War and first Governor of the Hudson's Bay Company, (d. 1682) |
1622-04-05 |
Vincenzo Viviani, Italian mathematician (d. 1703) |
1623-06-19 |
Blaise Pascal, mathematician/physicist/religious writer (Pascal) |
1625-08-13 |
Rasmus Bartholin, Danish physician, mathematician, and physicist (d. 1698) |
1628-04-23 |
Johann van Waveren Hudde, Dutch mathematician (d. 1704) |
1640-03-18 |
Philippe de la Hire, French mathematician and astronomer (d. 1719) |
1640-04-01 |
Georg Mohr, Danish mathematician (d. 1697) |
1640-06-15 |
Bernard Lamy, French mathematician (d. 1715) |
1642-12-25 |
Isaac Newton, Woolsthorpe-by-Colsterworth, England, physicist, mathematician; astronomer (Gravity, Laws of Motion), (d.1727) |
1646-06-05 |
Elena Cornaro Piscopia, Italian mathematician (d. 1684) |
1646-07-01 |
G W Leibniz, German mathematician/philosopher; postulated monads |
1651-04-10 |
Ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus, German mathematician (d. 1708) |
1652-04-21 |
Michel Rolle, French mathematician (d. 1719) |
1653-03-25 |
Joseph Sauveur, French physicist/mathematician |
1654-12-27 |
Jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician |
1655-01-06 |
Jakob Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (d. 1705) |
1655-09-19 |
Jan Luyts, Netherlands, scholar/physicist/mathematician/astronomer |
1666-09-16 |
Antoine Parent, French mathematician (d. 1716) |
1667-05-26 |
Abraham De Moivre, French mathematician (De Moivre's theorem) |
1667-07-27 |
Jean Bernoulli, mathematician |
1667-09-05 |
Giovanni Gerolamo Saccheri, Italian mathematician (d. 1733) |
1667-12-09 |
William Whiston, English mathematician (d. 1752) |
1671-07-14 |
Jacques D'Allonville, French astronomer and mathematician (d. 1732) |
1671-10-01 |
Guido Grandi, Italian mathematician (d. 1742) |
1671-12-01 |
Keill, mathematician |
1675-05-29 |
Humphry Ditton, English mathematician (d. 1715) |
1676-05-28 |
Jacopo Riccati, Italian mathematician (d. 1754) |
1682-04-16 |
John Hadley, mathematician/inventor (1st reflecting telescope) |
1682-07-10 |
Roger Cotes, English mathematician (d. 1716) |
1685-08-18 |
Brook Taylor, England, mathematician, discoverer of Taylor's Theorem |
1687-10-14 |
Robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician |
1687-10-21 |
Nicolaus I Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (d. 1759) |
1688-11-15 |
Louis Bertrand Castel, French mathematician (d. 1757) |
1690-03-18 |
Christian Goldbach, German mathematician (Goldbach position) |
1692-05-01 |
-31? James Stirling, Scottish mathematician (d. 1770) born during this month |
1695-02-06 |
Nicolaus II Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (d. 1726) |
1698-02-16 |
Pierre Bouguer, French mathematician (heliometer) |
1698-09-28 |
Pierre-Louis Moreau de Maupertuis, France, mathematician/astronomer |
1700-01-29 |
Daniel Bernoulli, Basel Switz, mathematician (10 time French award) |
1701-01-28 |
Charles Marie de La Condamine, French mathematician and geographer (d. 1774) |
1701-05-14 |
William Emerson, English mathematician (d. 1782) |
1703-10-28 |
Antoine Deparcieux, French mathematician (d. 1768) |
1704-07-31 |
Gabriel Cramer, Swiss mathematician (paradox of Cramer) |
1704-10-09 |
Ján Andrej Segner, Slovak and German mathematician, physicist, and physician (d. 1777) |
1707-04-15 |
Leonhard Euler, Bassle Sweden, mathematician (Euler's Constant) |
1710-06-10 |
James Short, Scottish mathematician (d. 1768) |
1710-08-20 |
Thomas Simpson, English mathematician (rules of Simpson) |
1712-08-24 |
Cornelis Douwes, Dutch mathematician/astronomer |
1713-05-03 |
Alexis Clairault, French mathematician (d. 1765) |
1713-09-14 |
Johann Kies, German mathematician (d. 1781) |
1714-11-25 |
Yoriyuki Arima, Japanese mathematician (d. 1783) |
1717-11-16 |
Jean-Baptiste Le Rond d'Alembert, French Enlightenment philosophe/mathematician (Encyclopédie), (d. 1783) |
1718-05-16 |
Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Italian mathematician (d. 1799) |
1719-01-23 |
John Landen, English mathematician (d. 1790) |
1719-09-27 |
Abraham Gotthelf Kästner, German mathematician (d. 1800) |
1725-09-05 |
Jean-Étienne Montucla, French mathematician (d. 1799) |
1730-03-31 |
Étienne Bézout, French mathematician (d. 1783) |
1731-11-09 |
Benjamin Banneker, Ellicott Md, black mathematician/surveyor (Wash DC) |
1732-04-08 |
David Rittenhouse, American astronomer, inventor, and mathematician (d. 1796) |
1733-05-04 |
Jean-Charles de Borda, French mathematician, physicist, political scientist, and sailor (d. 1799) |
1736-01-25 |
Joseph-Louis Lagrange, Turin, Italy, mathematician and astronomer |
1736-09-16 |
Johann N Tetens, German/Danish philosopher/mathematician |
1737-08-14 |
Charles Hutton, mathematician |
1743-09-17 |
Jean-Marie Caritat, France, mathematician |
1745-06-08 |
Caspar Wessel, Danish mathematician (d. 1818) |
1746-05-10 |
Gaspard Monge, French mathematician (d. 1818) |
1748-03-10 |
John Playfair, Scotland, clergyman/geologist/mathematician |
1749-03-23 |
Pierre-Simon Laplace, mathematician/astronomer/physicist |
1749-09-19 |
Jean Baptiste Joseph Delambre, French mathematician and astronomer (The History of Astronomy), (d. 1822) |
1750-04-24 |
Simon-Antoine-Jean Lhuillier, Swiss mathematician |
1752-09-18 |
Adrien-Marie Lagendre, mathematician, worked on elliptic integrals |
1753-05-13 |
Lazare Carnot, French general, politician, and mathematician (d. 1823) |
1754-03-23 |
Baron Jurij Vega, Slovenian mathematician, physicist, and artillery officer (d. 1802) |
1755-04-27 |
Marc-Antoine Parseval, French mathematician (d. 1836) |
1755-07-22 |
Gaspard de Prony, French mathematician (d. 1839) |
1756-08-29 |
Jan Śniadecki, Polish mathematician (d. 1830) |
1759-10-04 |
Antoine Arbogast, French mathematician (d. 1803) |
1760-07-08 |
Christian Kramp, French mathematician (d. 1826) |
1761-09-28 |
Budan de Boislaurent, mathematician |
1765-04-28 |
Sylvestre François Lacroix, French mathematician (b. 1834) |
1765-06-15 |
Johann Gottlieb Friedrich von Bohnenberger, German mathematician (d. 1831) |
1765-09-22 |
Paolo Ruffini, Italian mathematician (d. 1822) |
1765-11-04 |
Pierre Girard, French mathematician (d. 1836) |
1765-12-22 |
Johann Friedrich Pfaff, German mathematician (d. 1825) |
1768-03-21 |
Jean-Baptiste-Joseph Fourier, mathematician/Egyptologist |
1768-09-23 |
William Wallace, Scottish mathematician (Rights of Wallace) |
1771-06-19 |
Joseph Gergonne, French mathematician (d. 1859) |
1773-03-26 |
Nathaniel Bowditch, mathematician/astronomer/author (Marine Sextant) |
1775-02-09 |
Farkas/Wolfgang Bolyai, Hungary, mathematician (parallel axiom) |
1775-07-23 |
Etienne-Louis Malus, French physicist and mathematician (d. 1812) |
1776-04-01 |
Sophie Germain, French mathematician (d. 1831) |
1777-04-30 |
Carl Friedrich Gauss, world's great mathematician |
1780-03-27 |
August L Crelle, German inventor/mathematician (1st Prussian Railway) |
1780-12-26 |
Mary Fairfax Somerville, British mathematician (d. 1872) |
1781-06-21 |
Siméon-Denis Poisson, French mathematician and physicist (d. 1840) |
1781-10-05 |
Bernard Bolzano, Czech mathematician and philosopher (d. 1848) |
1783-12-19 |
Charles-Julien Brianchon, France, mathematician (Brianchon's theorem) |
1786-02-02 |
Jacques Philippe Marie Binet, French mathematician (d. 1856) |
1786-07-24 |
Joseph Nicollet, French mathematician and explorer (d. 1843) |
1788-07-01 |
Jean-Victor Poncelet, mathematician, founded projective geometry |
1789-08-21 |
Augustin-Louis, Baron Cauchy, French mathematician |
1790-03-15 |
Ludwig Immanuel Magnus, German mathematician (d. 1861) |
1790-11-17 |
August Ferdinand Möbius, German mathematician (d. 1868) |
1791-04-09 |
George Peacock, Denton County Durham, English Mathematician (algebraic theory) |
1792-12-01 |
Lobachevsky, mathematician |
1793-11-15 |
Michel Chasles, French mathematician (geometry) |
1794-03-05 |
Jacques Babinet, French physicist/mathematician/astronomer |
1794-04-12 |
Germinal P Dandelin, Belgian mathematician (geometry) |
1796-02-22 |
Adolphe Quetelet, Belgium, mathematician/astronomer/statistician |
1796-06-01 |
Nicolas Léonard Sadi Carnot, French mathematician (d. 1832) |
1796-06-14 |
Nikolai Brashman, Russian mathematician (d. 1866) |
1798-04-17 |
Étienne Bobillier, French mathematician (d. 1840) |
1798-09-11 |
Franz E Neumann, German mineralogist/mathematician/physicist |
1800-05-30 |
Karl W Feuerbach, German mathematician (Position of Feuerbach) |
1801-06-16 |
Julius Plücker, German mathematician and physicist (d. 1868) |
1801-08-28 |
Antoine A Cournot, French philosopher/mathematician (rule of Cournot) |
1802-08-05 |
Niels H Abel, Norwegian mathematician (Abel's Comparisons) |
1802-12-15 |
Janos Bolyai, Romania, mathematician (non-Euclidean geometry) |
1803-01-02 |
Gugliemo Libri, [della Somaia], Ital/Fren mathematician/book collector |
1803-09-29 |
Charles-Francois Sturm, French mathematician (Sturm's Theorem) |
1804-10-28 |
Pierre F Verhulst, Belgium, mathematician (logistic curve) |
1804-12-10 |
Carl Gustav Jakob Jacobi, German mathematician (d. 1851) |
1804-12-16 |
Viktor Bunyakovsky, Russian mathematician (d. 1889) |
1805-08-04 |
William Rowan Hamilton, Irish mathematician (d. 1865) |
1809-04-04 |
Benjamin Pierce, US mathematician/astronomer |
1809-04-15 |
Hermann Gunther Grassmann, mathematician |
1810-01-29 |
Earnest E Kummer, German mathematician |
1811-10-25 |
Évariste Galois, French mathematician (d. 1832) |
1812-09-29 |
Gopel, mathematician |
1814-05-30 |
Eugène Charles Catalan, Belgian mathematician (d. 1894) |
1815-10-31 |
Karl Weierstrass, Germany, mathematician (theory of functions) |
1815-11-02 |
George Boole, mathematician (Boolean algebra) |
1815-12-10 |
Ada Lovelace, London, English mathematician (d. 1852) |
1817-02-22 |
Carl Wilhelm Borchardt, German mathematician (d. 1880) |
1819-08-13 |
George Gabriel Stokes, physicist/mathematician (spectroscope) |
1819-12-22 |
Pierre Ossian Bonnet, French mathematician (d. 1892) |
1820-11-23 |
Isaac Todhunter, British mathematician (d. 1884) |
1821-03-15 |
Eduard Heine, German mathematician (d. 1881) |
1821-05-16 |
Pafnuty Chebyshev, Russian mathematician (d. 1894) |
1822-03-04 |
Jules Antoine Lissajous, French mathematician (d. 1880) |
1822-12-24 |
Charles Hermite, French mathematician (E is Transcendent) |
1823-04-16 |
Ferdinand Eisenstein, German mathematician (d. 1852) |
1823-12-07 |
Leopold Kronecker, German mathematician (Tensor of Kronecker) |
1826-09-17 |
G F Berhard Riemann, German mathematician (zeta-function) |
1827-01-21 |
Ivan Mikheevich Pervushin, Russian mathematician (d. 1900) |
1830-12-07 |
Luigi Cremona, Italian mathematician/minister of Education |
1831-10-06 |
J W Richard Dedekind, Ger mathematician (Nature & Meaning of Numbers) |
1832-04-19 |
Jose Echegaray y Eizaguirre, mathematician/dramatist (Nobel 1904) |
1832-05-07 |
Carl G Neumann, German mathematician/physicist (Neumann-functions) |
1832-05-14 |
Rudolf Lipschitz, German mathematician (d. 1903) |
1834-08-04 |
John Venn, English mathematician (d. 1923) |
1835-03-12 |
Simon Newcomb, US, scientist/mathematician/astronomer |
1835-11-16 |
Eugenio Beltrami, Cremona Lombardy, Italian Mathematician (non-Euclidean geometry) |
1836-08-11 |
Cato M Guldberg, Norwegian mathematician |
1837-09-14 |
Nikolai Bugaev, Russian mathematician (d. 1903) |
1838-01-05 |
Camille Jordan, French mathematician (d. 1922) |
1840-07-01 |
Robert S Ball, Irish mathematician/astronomer |
1841-11-20 |
Victor D'Hondt, Belgian mathematician (d. 1901) |
1841-11-25 |
Ernst Schröder, German mathematician (d. 1902) |
1842-02-02 |
Yulian Vasilievich Sokhotski, Russian mathematician (d. 1927) |
1842-04-04 |
Edouard Lucas, French mathematician (d. 1891) |
1842-08-16 |
Jakob Rosanes, German mathematician (d. 1922) |
1842-10-01 |
Charles Cros, French mathematician/chemist/poet (Le Hareng Saur) |
1842-12-17 |
Marius Sophus Lie, Norwegian mathematician (continous groups) |
1843-09-27 |
Gaston Tarry, French mathematician (d. 1913) |
1845-03-03 |
Georg Cantor, German mathematician (discover transfinite numbers) |
1846-03-16 |
Gösta Mittag-Leffler, Swedish mathematician (d. 1927) |
1847-03-31 |
Yegor Ivanovich Zolotarev, Russian mathematician (d. 1878) |
1847-05-10 |
Wilhelm Killing, German mathematician (d. 1923) |
1848-11-08 |
Gottlob Frege, Germany, mathematician/logician (Begriffsschrift) |
1849-02-22 |
Nikolay Yakovlevich Sonin, Russian mathematician (d. 1915) |
1849-04-25 |
Felix Klein, German mathematician (Evanston Colloquium) |
1849-10-26 |
Ferdinand Georg Frobenius, German mathematician (d. 1917) |
1850-01-15 |
Sofia Kovalevskaya, Russian mathematician. (d. 1891) |
1850-06-27 |
Jørgen Pedersen Gram, Danish mathematician (d. 1919) |
1851-07-24 |
Friedrich Schottky, German mathematician (d. 1935) |
1852-04-12 |
[Carl L] Ferdinand von Lindemann, German mathematician |
1853-01-12 |
Gregorio Ricci-Curbastro, Italian mathematician (tensor analysis) |
1853-12-22 |
Yevgraf Fyodorov, Russian mathematician (d. 1919) |
1854-04-29 |
Henri Poincaré, France, mathematician/astronomer/philosopher |
1856-06-14 |
Andrey Markov, Russia, mathematician (Markov Chain) |
1856-07-24 |
Charles Émile Picard, French mathematician (d. 1941) |
1856-12-29 |
Thomas J Stieltjes, mathematician (Stieltjes integral) |
1857-03-27 |
Karl Pearson, London England, mathematician |
1857-04-10 |
Henry Ernest Dudeney, mathematician/puzzle maker |
1857-06-06 |
Aleksandr Lyapunov, Russian mathematician (d. 1918) |
1858-06-23 |
William Ernst Johnson, Cambridge England, mathematician |
1858-08-27 |
Giuseppe Peanoin Cuneo, Piemonte Italy, mathematician |
1858-09-27 |
Giuseppe Peano, Italian mathematician, founder of symbolic logic |
1859-03-26 |
Adolf Hurwitz, German mathematician (d. 1919) |
1859-05-08 |
Johan Jensen, Danish mathematician (d. 1925) |
1860-05-03 |
Vito Volterra, Italian mathematician (d. 1940) |
1860-06-08 |
Alicia Boole Stott, Irish mathematician (d. 1940) |
1861-02-15 |
Alfred North Whitehead, Engl mathematician/philosopher (Adv of Ideas) |
1861-12-26 |
Friedrich Engel, German mathematician (group theory) |
1862-01-23 |
David Hilbert, Königsberg East Prussia, mathematician |
1863-04-17 |
Augustus Edward Hough Love, English mathematician (d. 1940) |
1863-05-14 |
John Charles Fields, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Canadian mathematician and founder of the Fields Medal |
1863-08-15 |
Alexei Krylov, Russian engineer and mathematician (d. 1945) |
1863-12-05 |
Paul P Painlevé, French PM (1917, 1925), mathematician [OS] |
1863-12-15 |
Paul [Prudent] Painlevé, French mathematician/minister/premier [NS] |
1864-01-09 |
Vladimir Steklov, Russian mathematician (d. 1926) |
1864-06-22 |
Hermann Minkowski, German mathematician |
1865-07-15 |
Wilhelm Wirtinger, Austrian mathematician (d. 1945) |
1865-08-14 |
Guido Castelnuovo, Italian mathematician (d. 1952) |
1865-12-08 |
Jacques Hadamard, French mathematician (Taylor series) |
1866-08-14 |
Charles Jean de la Vallée-Poussin, Belgian mathematician (d. 1962) |
1867-05-17 |
Gerrit Mannoury, Dutch mathematician/philosopher |
1868-03-15 |
Grace Chisholm Young, English mathematician (d. 1944) |
1868-04-28 |
Georgy Voronoy, Russian mathematician (d. 1908) |
1868-08-07 |
Ladislaus Bortkiewicz, Russian mathematician (d. 1931) |
1868-11-08 |
Felix Hausdorff, German mathematician (d. 1942) |
1869-12-22 |
Dmitri Egorov, Russian mathematician (d. 1931) |
1870-03-11 |
Louis Bachelier, French mathematician (d. 1946) |
1870-06-18 |
Edouard Le Roy, French philosopher and mathematician |
1871-01-07 |
Émile Borel, French mathematician and politician (d. 1956) |
1871-03-04 |
Boris Galerkin, Russian mathematician (d. 1945) |
1871-11-20 |
William H Kilpatrick, US mathematician/philosopher/educator |
1872-05-18 |
Bertrand Russell, England, mathematician/philosopher (Nobel 1950) |
1873-03-29 |
Tullio Levi-Civita, Italian mathematician (d. 1941) |
1873-09-28 |
Julian Lowell Coolidge, Mass, mathematician (Study-Segre school) |
1873-10-24 |
Edmund Taylor Whittaker, Southport, Lancashire, U.K., British mathematician (applied mathematics and the theory of special functions) |
1873-12-11 |
Josip Plemelj, Slovenian mathematician (d. 1967) |
1875-06-28 |
Henri Lebesgue, French mathematician (d. 1941) |
1876-07-20 |
Otto Blumenthal, German mathematician (d. 1944) |
1876-11-19 |
Tatyana Alexeyevna Afanasyeva, Russian/Dutch mathematician (d. 1964) |
1877-09-11 |
James Jeans, England, physicist/mathematician/astronomer |
1878-02-28 |
Pierre Fatou, French mathematician (d. 1929) |
1878-11-13 |
Max Dehn, German mathematician (d. 1952) |
1878-12-21 |
Jan Łukasiewicz, Polish philosopher and mathematician (d. 1956) |
1879-09-27 |
Hans Hahn, Austrian mathematician (d. 1934) |
1880-02-09 |
Lipót Fejér, Hungarian mathematician (d. 1959) |
1880-02-22 |
Frigyes Riesz, Hungarian mathematician (d. 1956) |
1881-01-17 |
Antoni Łomnicki, Polish mathematician (d. 1941) |
1881-02-27 |
Luitzen [Bertus] Brouwers, Dutch mathematician |
1882-01-21 |
Pavel Florensky, Russian mathematician (d. 1937) |
1882-03-14 |
Waclaw Sierpinski, Polish mathematician (d. 1969) |
1882-03-23 |
Emmy Noether, German mathematician (d. 1935) |
1882-12-28 |
Arthur Eddington, England, astrophysicist/cosmologist/mathematician |
1883-04-19 |
Richard von Mises, Austrian-born mathematician (d. 1953) |
1883-09-15 |
Esteban Terradas i Illa, Spanish mathematician and engineer (d. 1950) |
1883-12-09 |
Nikolai Luzin, Russian mathematician (d. 1950) |
1884-03-21 |
George D Birkhoff, US mathematician (Aesthetic measure) |
1885-10-11 |
Alfred Haar, Hungary, mathematician |
1885-11-09 |
Hermann Weyl, German mathematician (d. 1955) |
1886-03-30 |
Stanislaw Lesniewski, Poland, logician/mathematician |
1887-05-23 |
Thoralf Skolem, Norwegian mathematician (d. 1963) |
1887-12-13 |
George Polya, Hungarian-born mathematician (d. 1985) |
1887-12-22 |
Srinivasa Ramanujan, Indian mathematician (d. 1920) |
1888-01-08 |
Richard Courant, German-American mathematician (d. 1972) |
1888-06-12 |
Zygmunt Janiszewski, Polish mathematician (d. 1920) |
1888-06-16 |
Peter Stoner, American mathematician and astronomer (d. 1980) |
1888-09-19 |
J. W. Alexander, American mathematician (d. 1971) |
1889-03-04 |
Oscar Chisini, Italian mathematician (d. 1967) |
1890-09-22 |
Ferdinand Gonseth, Swiss mathematician/philosopher |
1891-09-14 |
Ivan Matveyevich Vinogradov, Russian mathematician (d. 1983) |
1892-10-28 |
Eduard J Dijksterhuis, Dutch mathematician/historian (Fall & Throw) |
1893-02-02 |
Cornelius Lanczos, Hungarian mathematician (d. 1974) |
1893-02-03 |
Gaston Julia, French mathematician (d. 1978) |
1894-01-01 |
Satyendra Nath Bose, Indian mathematician (d. 1974) |
1894-06-15 |
Nikolai Chebotaryov, Ukrainian mathematician (d. 1947) |
1894-07-19 |
Aleksandr Yakovlevich Khinchin, Russian mathematician (d. 1959) |
1894-09-30 |
Dirk J Bush, Dutch/US mathematician (Concise History of Mathematics) |
1894-11-26 |
Norbert Wiener, US, mathematician/discovered cybernetics |
1895-12-05 |
Elbert Frank Cox, American mathematician (d. 1969) |
1896-01-31 |
Sofya Yanovskaya, Russian mathematician (d. 1966) |
1896-02-02 |
Kazimierz Kuratowski, Polish mathematician and logician (d. 1980) |
1896-05-07 |
Pavel Sergeevich Aleksandrov, Moscow, Russian mathematician (topology) |
1897-03-27 |
Douglas Hartree, English mathematician and physicist |
1898-02-03 |
Paul Urysohn, Russian mathematician |
1898-08-25 |
Helmut Hasse, German mathematician (d. 1975) |
1898-11-07 |
Raphaël Salem, Greek mathematician (d. 1963) |
1899-03-13 |
John Van Vleck, Middletown Connecticut, American Physicist, Mathematician, and Nobel Laureate who pioneered the modern quantum mechanical theory of magnetism |
1899-04-24 |
Oscar Zariski, Russian-born mathematician (d. 1986) |
1899-06-01 |
Edward Charles Titchmarsh, English mathematician (d. 1963) |
1900-06-24 |
Wilhelm Cauer, German mathematician (d. 1945) |
1900-12-17 |
Mary Cartwright, English mathematician (d. 1998) |
1901-01-18 |
Ivan Petrovsky, Russian mathematician (d. 1973) |
1901-08-15 |
Pyotr Sergeyevich Novikov, Russian mathematician (d. 1975) |
1901-09-28 |
Friedrichs, mathematician |
1902-01-14 |
Alfred Tarski, Warsaw, mathematician/logician |
1902-02-13 |
Karl Menger, Austria/US mathematician (theory of dimension) |
1902-09-23 |
Su Buqing, Chinese mathematician and educator (d. 2003) |
1902-10-31 |
Abraham Wald, Hungarian mathematician (d. 1950) |
1902-11-17 |
Eugene Paul Wigner, mathematician/physicist (A Bomb, Nobel 1963) |
1903-02-04 |
Alexander Oppenheim, mathematician |
1903-04-25 |
Andrey Nikolayevich Kolmogorov, Russian mathematician (d. 1987) |
1903-05-15 |
Maria Reiche, German-born mathematician and archaeologist (d. 1998) |
1903-12-07 |
Danilo Blanuša, Croatian mathematician (d. 1987) |
1903-12-28 |
John von Neumann, mathematician/astronomer (Bocher Award 1938) |
1904-01-20 |
Renato Caccioppoli, Italian mathematician/grandson of Bakunin |
1904-07-08 |
Henri Cartan, French mathematician |
1904-11-11 |
J. H. C. Whitehead, British mathematician (d. 1960) |
1905-01-01 |
Stanisław Mazur, Lemberg, Western Ukraine, Polish mathematician (d. 1981) |
1905-01-02 |
Lev Schnirelmann, Gomel, Russian Empire, mathematician (d. 1938) |
1905-02-01 |
Ernst Carl Gerlach Stueckelberg, Basel Switzerland, eminent mathematician and physicist |
1905-02-03 |
Arne Beurling, American mathematician (d. 1986) |
1905-09-17 |
Hans Freudenthal, Dutch mathematician/director (OW&OC) |
1906-04-28 |
Kurt Gödel, Austrian mathematician (d. 1978) |
1906-05-06 |
Andre Weil, [Bourbaki], French/US mathematician |
1906-06-06 |
Max Zorn, German mathematician (lemma of Zorn) |
1906-06-13 |
Bruno de Finetti, Italian mathematician (d. 1985) |
1906-06-17 |
Thomas G Cowling, British mathematician/astronomer |
1906-07-07 |
William Feller, Croatian mathematician (d. 1970) |
1906-10-24 |
Alexander Gelfond, Russian mathematician (d. 1968) |
1908-01-18 |
Jacob Bronowsky, British mathematician/cultural historian |
1908-01-18 |
Jacob Bronowski, Łódź, Poland, Polish-born British mathematician and science writer best known as the presenter of the BBC television series, The Ascent of Man |
1908-01-19 |
Aleksandr Gennadievich Kurosh, Russian mathematician (d. 1971) |
1908-02-12 |
Jacques Herbrand, French logician and mathematician (d. 1931) |
1908-07-07 |
Evert W Beth, Dutch mathematician/philosopher |
1908-09-03 |
Lev Semenovich Pontryagin, Russian mathematician (d. 1988) |
1908-10-06 |
Sergei Lvovich Sobolev, Russian mathematician (d. 1989) |
1909-01-05 |
Stephen Cole Kleene, mathematician (Regular Expressions) |
1909-04-13 |
Stanislaw Marcin Ulam, Polish mathematician (d. 1984) |
1909-08-04 |
Saunders Mac Lane, American mathematician (d. 2005) |
1909-08-21 |
Nikolay Bogolyubov, Russian mathematician (d. 1992) |
1909-11-27 |
Anatoly Maltsev, Russian mathematician (d. 1967) |
1910-02-02 |
Charlotte Auerbach, computer Pioneer/Mathematician |
1910-03-30 |
Józef Marcinkiewicz, mathematician (d. 1940) |
1910-04-22 |
Norman Steenrod, American mathematician (d. 1971) |
1911-11-02 |
Raphael Robinson, US mathematician (d. 1995) |
1912-01-01 |
Boris Vladimirovich Gnedenko, Russian mathematician (d. 1995) |
1912-06-23 |
Alan Turing, mathematician/pioneer in computer theory (Turing Machine) |
1912-08-04 |
Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov, Russian mathematician, physicist, philosopher, and mountaineer (d. 1999) |
1913-03-26 |
Paul Erdos, mathematician |
1914-03-19 |
Leonidas Alaoglu, Greek-Canadian mathematician (d. 1981) |
1914-06-29 |
Christos Papakyriakopoulos, Greek mathematician (d. 1976) |
1915-02-11 |
Richard Hamming, Chicago Illinois, American Mathematician and Computer Scientist (Hamming code) |
1915-03-05 |
Laurent Schwartz, French mathematician (d. 2002) |
1915-06-11 |
Nicholas Metropolis, Greek-American mathematician, physicist and computer scientist (d. 1999) |
1915-10-25 |
Ivan M. Niven, Canadian mathematician (d. 1999) |
1916-02-06 |
John Crank, British mathematician (d. 2006) |
1916-05-10 |
Milton Babbitt, US mathematician/composer (Widow's Lament) |
1917-05-23 |
Edward Norton Lorenz, American mathematician and meteorologist (d. 2008) |
1917-06-14 |
Atle Selberg, Norwegian mathematician |
1917-06-17 |
Atle Selberg, Norwegian mathematician (d. 2007) |
1917-09-21 |
Phyllis Nicolson, British mathematician (d. 1968) |
1919-09-27 |
James H. Wilkinson, American mathematician (d. 1986) |
1919-12-19 |
Benedict Freedman, New York, NY, novelist and mathematician (Mrs Mike), (d. 2012) |
1920-04-27 |
Mark Krasnosel'skii, Russian-Ukrainian mathematician (d. 1997) |
1920-09-09 |
Feng Kang, Chinese mathematician (d. 1993) |
1920-09-14 |
Alberto Calderón, Argentine mathematician (d. 1998) |
1920-10-24 |
Marcel-Paul Schützenberger, French mathematician (d. 1996) |
1920-11-04 |
Georges Papy, Belgian mathematician (Numbers Game) |
1921-03-11 |
Frank Harary, American mathematician (d. 2005) |
1921-10-06 |
Yevgeniy Landis, Russian mathematician (d. 1997) |
1921-10-22 |
Alexander Kronrod, Russian mathematician (d. 1986) |
1922-03-07 |
Olga Aleksandrovna Ladyzhenskaya, Russian mathematician (d. 2004) |
1922-05-29 |
Iannis Xenakis, Braila, Romania, Greek composer/architect/mathematician |
1923-01-01 |
Daniel Gorenstein, American mathematician (d. 1992) |
1923-05-21 |
Armand Borel, Swiss mathematician (d. 2003) |
1923-06-03 |
Igor Shafarevich, Russian mathematician |
1923-09-02 |
Rene Thom, French mathematician (d. 2002) |
1924-05-11 |
Eugene Dynkin, Russian mathematician |
1924-05-12 |
Alexander Esenin-Volpin, Russian mathematician |
1924-11-20 |
Benoit Mandelbrot, Warsaw Poland, mathematician (proved Zipf's law) |
1924-12-06 |
Sergey Yablonsky, Moscow, Soviet and Russian mathematician and one of the founders of the Soviet school of mathematical cybernetics and discrete mathematics (d. 1998) |
1926-05-01 |
Peter Lax, Hungarian Mathematician |
1926-08-27 |
Kristen Nygaard, Norwegian mathematician (d. 2002) |
1926-09-15 |
Jean-Pierre Serre, French mathematician |
1927-07-10 |
Grigory Barenblatt, Russian mathematician |
1927-08-02 |
Peter Swinnereton-Dyer, mathematician |
1927-11-12 |
Yutaka Taniyama, Japanese mathematician (d. 1958) |
1928-03-01 |
Seymour Papert, South African mathematician |
1928-03-28 |
Alexander Grothendieck, German mathematician |
1928-06-13 |
John Forbes Nash, American mathematician, Nobel laureate |
1929-07-17 |
Sergei K. Godunov, Russian mathematician |
1930-06-08 |
Robert Aumann, German-born Israeli mathematician; Nobel laureate |
1930-07-15 |
Stephen Smale, American mathematician |
1930-08-12 |
Jacques Tits, Belgian mathematician |
1931-04-25 |
Felix Berezin, Russian mathematician (d. 1980) |
1931-08-02 |
Peter Swinnereton-Dyer, mathematician |
1932-02-29 |
Gene Golub, American mathematician (d. 2007) |
1932-04-27 |
Gian-Carlo Rota, Italian-born mathematician and philosopher (d. 1999) |
1934-03-23 |
Ludvig Faddeev, Russian mathematician |
1934-04-02 |
Paul Joseph Cohen, American mathematician (d. 2007) |
1934-10-12 |
Albert Shiryaev, Russian mathematician |
1935-03-18 |
Ole Barndorff-Nielsen, Danish mathematician |
1935-08-19 |
Alan Baker, London, British Mathematician and winner of the Fields Medal (1970) for his work on transcendental number theory |
1935-08-29 |
Hugo Brandt Corstius, Dutch essayist/mathematician |
1937-06-12 |
Vladimir Arnold, Russian mathematician |
1937-12-26 |
John Horton Conway, British mathematician |
1938-01-10 |
Donald Knuth, American mathematician and computer scientist |
1938-03-20 |
Sergei Petrovich Novikov, Russian Mathematician, Fields Medalist |
1938-11-03 |
Martin Dunwoody, British mathematician |
1939-05-15 |
Brian Hartley, mathematician |
1940-01-02 |
S. R. S. Varadhan, Indian-American mathematician |
1940-01-05 |
Yuri Ershov, Russian mathematician |
1943-12-23 |
Mikhail Gromov, Russian-born mathematician |
1944-05-25 |
Robert MacPherson, American mathematician |
1944-07-31 |
Robert C. Merton, American mathematician |
1944-10-03 |
Pierre Deligne, Belgian mathematician |
1945-03-13 |
Anatoly Timofeevich Fomenko, Russian mathematician |
1945-08-22 |
Erol Gelenbe, Turkish computer scientist and mathematician |
1945-12-04 |
Michael Gerzon, mathematician |
1946-02-24 |
Grigory Margulis, Russian mathematician |
1946-09-30 |
William Thurston, Washington, mathematician (Fields Medal, 1982), (d. 2012) |
1947-04-01 |
Alain Connes, French mathematician |
1948-05-09 |
Hans Georg Bock, German mathematician |
1949-04-04 |
Shing-Tung Yau, Chinese mathematician |
1951-04-21 |
Michael Hartley Freedman, American mathematician |
1951-08-21 |
Eric Goles, Chilean mathematician and computer scientist |
1951-09-11 |
Richard D. Gill, British-Dutch mathematician |
1952-03-25 |
Antanas Mockus, Colombian mathematician |
1952-06-30 |
Athanassios S. Fokas, Greek mathematician |
1952-09-27 |
Didier Dubois, French mathematician |
1953-04-11 |
Andrew Wiles, British mathematician |
1954-07-28 |
Gerd Faltings, German mathematician |
1955-09-07 |
Efim Zelmanov, Russian mathematician |
1956-08-11 |
Pierre-Louis Lions, French mathematician |
1956-08-23 |
Andreas Floer, German mathematician (d. 1991) |
1960-10-28 |
Landon Curt Noll, Astronomer, Cryptographer and Mathematician: youngest to hold the world record for the largest known prime 3 times |
1963-11-20 |
Timothy Gowers, British mathematician |
1964-08-25 |
Maxim Kontsevich, Russian mathematician |
1965-01-06 |
Bjorn Lomborg, Danish mathematician |
1966-06-04 |
Vladimir Voevodsky, Russian mathematician |
1966-06-13 |
Grigori Perelman, Russian mathematician |
1975-07-17 |
Terence Tao, Australian-Chinese mathematician |
Date | Event |
---|---|
1835-07-08 |
Mathematician Ada Lovelace [Ada Byron] (19) weds Earl of Lovelace, William King (30) |
1940-12-03 |
Nobel Prize winning author Albert Camus (27) weds pianist and mathematician Francine Faure (25) in Lyon, France |
Date | Event |
---|---|
485-04-17 |
Proclus, Greek mathematician, dies in Athens [or Apr 14] |
901-02-18 |
Thabit ibn Qurra, Arab astronomer and mathematician (b. 826) |
1123-12-04 |
Omar Khayyám, Persian poet, astronomer, mathematician, and philosopher (b. 1048) |
1429-06-22 |
Ghiyath al-Kashi, Persian astronomer and mathematician (b. 1380) |
1461-04-08 |
Georg Purbach, German mathematician and astronomer (b. 1423) |
1464-08-17 |
Nikolaus von Cusa, German theologist/mathematician/philosopher, dies |
1505-10-21 |
Paul Scriptoris, German mathematician |
1531-02-16 |
Johannes Stöffler, German mathematician and astronomer (b. 1452) |
1553-02-19 |
Erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41 |
1555-08-08 |
Oronce Finé, French mathematician (b. 1494) |
1557-04-21 |
Petrus Apianus, German mathematician (b. 1495) |
1557-12-13 |
Niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies |
1559-03-30 |
Adam Ries, German mathematician (b. 1492) |
1564-10-18 |
Johannes Acronius Frisius, German physician and mathematician (b. 1520) |
1565-10-05 |
Lodovico Ferrari, Italian mathematician (b. 1522) |
1567-04-19 |
Michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79 |
1576-09-21 |
Girolamo Cardano, Italian mathematician, dies at 74 |
1576-12-04 |
Rheticus, mathematician, dies |
1578-08-11 |
Pedro Nunes, [Nonius], Port mathematician/astronomer (nonius), dies |
1581-10-23 |
Michael Neander, German mathematician and astronomer (b. 1529) |
1603-12-13 |
François Viète, French mathematician dies in Paris (b. 1540) |
1610-12-31 |
Ludolph van Ceulen, German mathematician (b. 1540) |
1612-02-17 |
Jodocus Hondius, Flemish cartoonist/mathematician, dies at 48 |
1615-05-04 |
Adriaan van Roomen, Flemish mathematician (b. 1561) |
1617-03-20 |
Franciscus Aguilon, physicist/theologist/mathematician, dies at 50 |
1617-04-04 |
John Napier, Scottish mathematician/inventor (logarithms), dies |
1626-02-11 |
Pietro Cataldi, Italian mathematician (b. 1552) |
1626-04-11 |
Marin Getaldić, Croatian mathematician (b. 1568) |
1626-10-30 |
Willebrord Snellius (also Snell and Snel van Royen), Dutch astronomer/mathematician, dies at about 46 |
1626-12-10 |
Edmund Gunter, English mathematician (b. 1581) |
1630-01-26 |
Henry Briggs, English mathematician (b. 1556) |
1631-10-20 |
Michael Maestlin, German astronomer and mathematician (b. 1550) |
1632-01-31 |
Joost Bürgi, Swiss clockmaker and mathematician (b. 1552) |
1632-05-25 |
Adam Tanner, Austrian mathematician and philosopher (b. 1572) |
1635-09-06 |
Adrian A Metius, mathematician/fort architect, dies at 63 |
1637-09-14 |
Pierre Vernier, French mathematician and inventor of the vernier caliper used for taking accurate measurements, dies at 57 |
1638-02-28 |
Claude G Bachet de Meziriac, French mathematician/poet, dies at 56 |
1643-11-03 |
Paul Guldin, Swiss astronomer and mathematician (b. 1577) |
1648-09-01 |
Marin Mersenne, French mathematician (Number of Mersenne), dies at 59 |
1652-10-08 |
John Greaves, English mathematician (b. 1602) |
1652-11-04 |
Jean-Charles de la Faille, Flemish mathematician (b. 1597) |
1652-11-21 |
Jan Brożek, Polish mathematician, physician, and astronomer (b. 1585) |
1655-10-16 |
Joseph Solomon Delmedigo, Italian physician, mathematician, and music theorist (b. 1591) |
1656-04-24 |
Thomas Fincke, Danish mathematician and physicist (b. 1561) |
1660-05-29 |
Frans van Schooten, Dutch mathematician (b. 1615) |
1660-06-30 |
William Oughtred, English mathematician (b. 1575) |
1660-12-22 |
André Tacquet, Flemish mathematician (b. 1612) |
1662-08-19 |
Blaise Pascal, French mathematician, physicist, and philosopher (b. 1623) |
1663-12-28 |
Francesco Maria Grimaldi, Italian mathematician and physicist (b. 1618) |
1665-01-12 |
Pierre de Fermat, French mathematician (Fermat therorem), dies at 63 |
1667-09-28 |
Jacobus Golius, mathematician/founder (Leidse observ), dies at 71 |
1675-10-27 |
Gilles de Roberval, French mathematician (b. 1602) |
1677-05-04 |
Isaac Barrow, English mathematician (b. 1630) |
1679-01-14 |
Jacques de Billy, French mathematician (b. 1602) |
1679-11-30 |
Pieter van Schooten, Dutch mathematician/fort architect, dies at 45 |
1680-12-04 |
Thomas Bartholin, Danish physician, mathematician, and theologian (b. 1616) |
1682-11-29 |
Rupert, prince of Palts/adm/chemist/engraver/mathematician, dies at 62 |
1684-07-26 |
Elena Cornaro Piscopia, Italian mathematician (b. 1646) |
1685-12-12 |
John Pell, English mathematician (b. 1610) |
1689-01-06 |
Seth Ward, English mathematician and astronomer (b. 1617) |
1694-09-28 |
Mouton, mathematician, dies |
1697-01-26 |
Georg Mohr, Danish mathematician (b. 1640) |
1698-11-04 |
Rasmus Bartholin, Danish physician and mathematician (b. 1625) |
1703-09-22 |
Vincenzo Viviani, Italian mathematician and scientist (b. 1622) |
1703-10-28 |
John Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (wig of W), dies |
1704-02-02 |
Guillaume F A de l'Hospital, French mathematician, dies at about 62 |
1705-08-16 |
Jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician, dies at 50 |
1708-10-11 |
Ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus, German mathematician (b. 1651) |
1708-10-24 |
Kowa Seki, Japanese mathematician |
1715-10-15 |
Humphry Ditton, English mathematician (b. 1675) |
1716-06-05 |
Roger Cotes, English mathematician (b. 1682) |
1716-09-26 |
Antoine Parent, French mathematician (b. 1666) |
1717-04-03 |
Jacques Ozanam, French mathematician (b. 1640) |
1719-04-21 |
Philippe de la Hire, French mathematician and historian (b. 1640) |
1719-11-08 |
Michel Rolle, French mathematician (b. 1652) |
1722-12-23 |
Pierre Varignon, French mathematician (b. 1654) |
1726-07-31 |
Nicolaus II Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (b. 1695) |
1731-12-29 |
J Brook Taylor, English mathematician, dies at 46 |
1735-02-27 |
John Arbuthnot, physician/mathematician, dies |
1737-02-03 |
Tommaso Ceva, Italian Mathematician (b. 1648) |
1737-12-29 |
Joseph Saurin, French mathematician (b. 1659) |
1739-04-19 |
Nicholas Saunderson, mathematician, dies |
1742-07-04 |
Guido Grandi, Italian mathematician (b. 1671) |
1748-01-01 |
Johann Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (b. 1667) |
1749-07-03 |
William Jones, Welsh mathematician (b. 1675) |
1749-09-10 |
Émilie du Châtelet, French mathematician and physicist (b. 1706) |
1750-12-01 |
Doppelmayr, mathematician |
1752-01-04 |
Gabriel Cramer, Swiss mathematician (paradox of Cramer), dies at 47 |
1752-08-22 |
William Whiston, English mathematician (b. 1667) |
1754-04-15 |
Jacopo Riccati, Italian mathematician (b. 1676) |
1754-11-27 |
Abraham de Moivre, French mathematician (b. 1667) |
1757-01-09 |
Louis Bertrand Castel, French mathematician (b. 1688) |
1758-08-15 |
Pierre Bouguer, French mathematician (fotometrie), dies at 60 |
1759-11-29 |
Nicolaus I Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (b. 1687) |
1761-04-17 |
Thomas Bayes, English mathematician |
1761-05-14 |
Thomas Simpson, English mathematician (rule of Simpson), dies at 50 |
1764-11-20 |
Christian Goldbach, German mathematician, dies |
1765-05-17 |
Alexis Claude Clairault, French mathematician (b. 1713) |
1768-02-02 |
Robert Smith, English mathematician (b. 1689) |
1768-06-15 |
James Short, Scottish mathematician and optician (b. 1710) |
1768-09-02 |
Antoine Deparcieux, French mathematician (b. 1703) |
1768-10-01 |
Robert Simson, Scotland mathematician, dies at 80 |
1770-12-05 |
James Stirling, Scot mathematician (Formula of Stirling), dies at 78 |
1772-03-29 |
Emanuel Swedenborg, Swedish philosopher and mathematician (b. 1688) |
1773-07-07 |
Cornelis Douwes, Dutch mathematician/astronomer, dies at 60 |
1774-02-04 |
Charles Marie de La Condamine, French mathematician and geographer (b. 1701) |
1777-09-25 |
Johann Heinrich Lambert, mathematician, dies at 49 |
1777-10-05 |
Ján Andrej Segner, Slovak and German mathematician, physicist, and physician (b. 1704) |
1781-07-29 |
Johann Kies, German astronomer and mathematician (b. 1713) |
1782-03-17 |
Daniel Bernoulli, Dutch-born mathematician (b. 1700) |
1782-05-20 |
William Emerson, British mathematician (b. 1701) |
1783-09-07 |
Leonhard Euler, Swiss mathematician, dies |
1783-09-18 |
Leonhard Euler, mathematician, dies |
1783-09-27 |
Étienne Bézout, French mathematician (b. 1730) |
1783-10-29 |
Jean-Baptiste Le Rond d'Alembert, French philosophe/mathematician, dies at 66 |
1783-11-23 |
Yoriyuki Arima, Japanese mathematician (b. 1714) |
1785-01-23 |
Matthew Stewart, Scottish mathematician (b. 1717) |
1785-06-02 |
Jean Paul de Gua de Malves, French mathematician (b. 1713) |
1790-01-15 |
John Landen, English mathematician (b. 1719) |
1794-03-29 |
Marie-J-A-N C Condorcet, mathematician (Theory of Comets), dies at 50 |
1794-04-08 |
Marie-Jean-Antoine-Nicholas-Caritat, mathematician dies |
1796-01-01 |
Alexandre-Théophile Vandermonde, French mathematician (b. 1735) |
1799-02-19 |
Jean-Charles de Borda, French mathematician, physicist, political scientist, and sailor (b. 1733) |
1799-12-18 |
Jean-Étienne Montucla, French mathematician (b. 1725) |
1800-06-20 |
Abraham Gotthelf Kästner, German mathematician (b. 1719) |
1802-09-26 |
Baron Jurij Vega, Slovenian mathematician and military officer (b. 1754) |
1806-10-09 |
Benjamin Banneker, astronomer/mathematician, dies at 74 |
1807-08-15 |
Johann N Tetens, German/Danish philosopher/mathematician, dies at 70 |
1812-02-24 |
Etienne-Louis Malus, French physicist and mathematician (b. 1775) |
1813-04-10 |
Joseph-Louis Lagrange, Italian-born mathematician and astronomer (b. 1736) |
1818-03-25 |
Caspar Wessel, Danish mathematician (b. 1745) |
1818-07-28 |
Gaspard Monge, French mathematician (b. 1746) |
1819-07-20 |
John Playfair, Scottish geologist/mathematician, dies |
1822-08-19 |
Jean Baptiste Joseph Delambre, French mathematician and astronomer, dies at 72 |
1822-11-19 |
Johann Georg Tralles, German mathematician and physicist (b. 1763) |
1823-08-02 |
Lazare Carnot, French general, politician, and mathematician (b. 1753) |
1826-07-22 |
Giuseppe Piazzi, monk/mathematician (found 1st asteroid), dies at 80 |
1827-03-05 |
Pierre-Simon Laplace, French mathematician (b. 1749) |
1829-04-06 |
Niels H Able, Norwegian mathematician (infinite series), dies at 26 |
1830-05-16 |
Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier, mathematician, dies |
1831-04-19 |
Johann Gottlieb Friedrich von Bohnenberger, German mathematician (b. 1765) |
1831-06-27 |
Sophie Germain, French mathematician (b. 1776) |
1832-05-31 |
Évariste Galois, French mathematician (b. 1811) |
1832-08-24 |
Nicolas Léonard Sadi Carnot, French mathematician (b. 1796) |
1834-01-16 |
Jean Nicolas Pierre Hachette, French mathematician (b. 1769) |
1834-03-12 |
Karl W Feuerbach, mathematician (circle of Feuerbach), dies at 33 |
1836-08-16 |
Marc-Antoine Parseval, French mathematician (b. 1755) |
1839-07-29 |
Gaspard de Prony, French mathematician (b. 1755) |
1840-03-22 |
Étienne Bobillier, French mathematician (b. 1798) |
1840-03-28 |
Simon-Antoine-Jean Lhuillier, Swiss mathematician, dies at 89 |
1840-04-25 |
Siméon-Denis Poisson, French mathematician (b. 1781) |
1843-04-28 |
William Wallace, Scottish mathematician (rights of Wallace), dies |
1843-05-24 |
Sylvestre François Lacroix, French mathematician (b. 1765) |
1843-09-11 |
Joseph Nicollet, mathematician and explorer (b. 1786) |
1844-08-30 |
Francis Baily, English astronomer/mathematician (Baily's Beads), dies |
1847-02-15 |
Germinal Pierre Dandelin, Belgian mathematician (b. 1794) |
1848-12-18 |
Bernard Bolzano, Bohemian mathematician and philosopher (b. 1781) |
1849-02-15 |
Pierre F Verhulst, Belgian mathematician (logistic curve), dies at 44 |
1851-02-18 |
Carl Gustav Jakob Jacobi, German mathematician (b. 1804) |
1852-10-11 |
Ferdinand Eisenstein, German mathematician (b. 1823) |
1852-11-27 |
Ada Lovelace, British mathematician (b. 1815) |
1854-07-06 |
Georg Ohm, German physicist and mathematician (Ohm's law), dies at 65 |
1855-02-23 |
Carl Friedrich Gauss, mathematician, dies |
1855-10-06 |
August L Crelle, inventor/mathematician (Rechentafeln), dies at 75 |
1855-12-15 |
Jacques Charles François Sturm, French mathematician (b. 1803) |
1856-05-12 |
Jacques Philippe Marie Binet, French mathematician (b. 1786) |
1856-11-20 |
Farkas/Wolfgang Bolyai, Hungarian mathematician, dies at 81 |
1857-05-23 |
Augustin Louis Cauchy, French mathematician (b. 1789) |
1858-11-08 |
George Peacock, English Mathematician, dies at 67 |
1859-05-04 |
Joseph Diaz Gergonne, French mathematician (b. 1771) |
1859-05-05 |
Peter G L Dirichlet, German mathematician, dies at 53 |
1859-12-05 |
Louis Poinsot, French mathematician/instrument maker, dies at 82 |
1860-01-27 |
János Bolyai, Hungarian mathematician (b. 1802) |
1862-03-01 |
Peter Barlow, English mathematician (b. 1776) |
1866-05-13 |
Nikolai Brashman, Russian mathematician (b. 1796) |
1866-07-20 |
G F Berhard Riemann, German mathematician (zeta-function), dies |
1867-12-22 |
Jean-Victor Poncelet, French mathematician (kinematics), dies at 79 |
1868-05-22 |
Julius Plucker, German mathematician/physicist (formula of P), dies |
1868-09-26 |
August Ferdinand Möbius, German mathematician and astronomer (b. 1790) |
1869-09-28 |
Libri, mathematician, dies |
1871-03-18 |
Augustus De Morgan, Indian-born British mathematician and logician (b. 1806) |
1871-10-20 |
Charles Babbage, English mathematician/inventor (calculator), dies of renal failure at 79 |
1872-10-21 |
Jacques Babinet, French physicist/mathematician/astronomer, dies at 78 |
1872-11-07 |
Alfred Clebsch, German mathematician (b. 1833) |
1877-03-31 |
Antoine A Cournot, French mathematician (rule of C), dies at 75 |
1877-09-26 |
Hermann Grassmann, German mathematician and physicist (b. 1809) |
1878-07-07 |
Yegor Ivanovich Zolotarev, Russian mathematician (b. 1847) |
1880-10-06 |
Benjamin Pierce, US mathematician/astronomer, dies |
1880-12-12 |
Michel Chasles, French mathematician (geometry), dies at 83 |
1882-09-08 |
Joseph Liouville, French mathematician (surface of Liouville), dies |
1884-03-01 |
Isaac Todhunter, English mathematician (b. 1820) |
1888-08-09 |
Charles Cros, French mathematician/chemist/poet, dies at 45 |
1889-12-12 |
Viktor Bunyakovsky, Russian mathematician (b. 1804) |
1891-02-10 |
Sofia Kovalevskaya, Russian mathematician (b. 1850) |
1891-09-18 |
William Ferrel, American mathematician (b. 1817) |
1891-10-03 |
Edouard Lucas, French mathematician (b. 1842) |
1891-12-29 |
Leopold Kronecker, German mathematician, dies at 68 |
1892-06-22 |
Pierre Ossian Bonnet, French mathematician (b. 1819) |
1892-08-11 |
Enrico Betti, Italian mathematician (b. 1813) |
1893-01-07 |
Jožef Stefan, Slovenian physicist and mathematician (b. 1835) |
1893-05-14 |
Earnest E Kummer, German mathematician (surface of Kummer), dies at 83 |
1894-02-14 |
Eugène Charles Catalan, Belgian mathematician (b. 1814) |
1894-12-08 |
Pafnuty Chebyshev, Russian mathematician (b. 1821) |
1894-12-31 |
Thomas J Stieltjes, mathematician (Stieltjes-integral), dies at 38 |
1895-01-26 |
Arthur Cayley, mathematician, dies |
1897-02-19 |
Karl T Weierstrass, German mathematician, dies at 81 |
1899-02-18 |
M Sophus Lie, Norwegian mathematician, dies at 56 |
1900-02-18 |
Eugenio Beltrami, Italian Mathematician (non-Euclidean geometry), dies at 64 |
1900-06-29 |
Ivan Mikheevich Pervushin, Russian mathematician (b. 1900) |
1901-01-14 |
Charles Hermite, French mathematician (e is transcendent), dies at 78 |
1901-02-21 |
George Francis FitzGerald, Irish mathematician (b. 1851) |
1901-05-30 |
Victor D'Hondt, Belgian mathematician (b. 1841) |
1902-01-14 |
Cato M Guldberg, Norwegian mathematician, dies at 65 |
1902-06-16 |
Ernst Schröder, German mathematician (b. 1841) |
1903-06-10 |
Luigi Cremona, Italian mathematician (grafostatica), dies |
1903-06-11 |
Nikolai Bugaev, Russian mathematician (b. 1837) |
1903-10-07 |
Rudolf Lipschitz, German mathematician (b. 1832) |
1908-11-20 |
Georgy Voronoy, Russian mathematician (b. 1868) |
1909-01-12 |
Hermann Minkowski, German mathematician (b. 1864) |
1912-07-17 |
J-Henri Poincaré, French mine engineer/mathematician, dies at 58 |
1913-11-25 |
Robert S Ball, Irish mathematician/astronomer (Ball Screw), dies |
1916-02-12 |
J W Richard Dedekind, German mathematician, dies |
1916-04-29 |
Jørgen Pedersen Gram, Danish mathematician (b. 1850) |
1918-01-06 |
Georg F L P Cantor, German mathematician: collection, dies at 72 |
1918-10-28 |
Ulisse Dini, Italian mathematician (b. 1845) |
1919-05-21 |
Yevgraf Fyodorov, Russian mathematician (b. 1853) |
1920-04-10 |
Moritz B Cantor, German mathematician, dies at 90 |
1920-04-26 |
Srinivasa Ramanujan, Indian mathematician (b. 1887) |
1922-01-06 |
Jakob Rosanes, German mathematician (b. 1842) |
1922-07-20 |
Andrey Markov, Russian mathematician (b. 1856) |
1923-02-11 |
Wilhelm Killing, German mathematician (b. 1847) |
1923-04-04 |
John Venn, British mathematician (b. 1834) |
1924-08-17 |
Pavel S "Paul" Urysohn, Russian mathematician, drowns at 26 |
1925-03-27 |
Carl G Neumann, German mathematician/physicist, dies at 92 |
1925-06-22 |
Felix Klein, German mathematician (b. 1849) |
1925-07-26 |
Gottlob Frege, German Mathematician, dies at 76 |
1927-03-05 |
Franz Mertens, German mathematician (b. 1840) |
1927-07-07 |
Gösta Mittag-Leffler, Swedish mathematician (b. 1846) |
1927-12-14 |
Yulian Vasilievich Sokhotski, Russian mathematician (b. 1842) |
1928-09-29 |
Steinitz, mathematician, dies |
1929-03-27 |
Samuil Shatunovsky, Ukrainian mathematician, dies at 70 |
1929-08-10 |
Pierre Fatou, French mathematician (b. 1878) |
1931-01-14 |
William Ernst Johnson, British mathematician, dies |
1931-09-10 |
Dmitri Egorov, Russian mathematician (b. 1869) |
1932-04-20 |
Giuseppe Peano, mathematician, dies |
1932-08-09 |
John Charles Fields, Canadian mathematician and founder of the Fields Medal, dies after a three-month illness at 69 |
1933-03-16 |
Alfred Her, Hungarian mathematician, dies at 47 |
1933-10-29 |
Paul, [Prudent] Painlevé, French mathematician/minister/premier, dies |
1935-04-14 |
Amalie Emmy Noether, German mathematician (b. 1882) |
1935-08-12 |
Friedrich Schottky, German mathematician (b. 1851) |
1936-04-27 |
Karl Pearson, mathematician, dies |
1938-09-24 |
Lev Schnirelmann, Russian mathematician (b. 1900) |
1939-03-06 |
[Carl L] Ferdinand von Lindemann, German mathematician, dies at 86 |
1939-09-29 |
Dickstein, mathematician, dies |
1940-10-11 |
Vito Volterra, Italian mathematician and physicist (b. 1860) |
1940-12-17 |
Alicia Boole Stott, Irish mathematician (b. 1860) |
1941-07-04 |
Antoni Łomnicki, Polish mathematician (b. 1881) |
1941-09-29 |
Friedrich Angel, German mathematician (group theory), dies at 79 |
1941-12-11 |
Charles Émile Picard, French mathematician (b. 1856) |
1943-02-14 |
David Hilbert, German mathematician (Hilbert Space), dies at 81 |
1944-07-17 |
William James Sidis, gifted mathematician and child prodigy (b. 1898) |
1944-11-12 |
George D Birkhoff, US mathematician (Aesthetic measure), dies at 60 |
1945-07-12 |
Boris Galerkin, Russian mathematician (b. 1871) |
1945-10-26 |
Alexei Krylov, Russian engineer and mathematician (b. 1863) |
1946-04-28 |
Louis Bachelier, French mathematician (b. 1870) |
1946-09-16 |
James Jeans, English physicist/mathematician/astronomer, dies at 69 |
1947-10-02 |
Peter D. Ouspensky, Russian mathematician and philosopher (b. 1878) |
1947-12-01 |
Hardy, mathematician, dies |
1950-01-28 |
Nikolai Luzin, Russian mathematician (b. 1883) |
1950-02-02 |
Constantin Carathéodory, Greek mathematician (b. 1873) |
1950-05-09 |
Esteban Terradas i Illa, Catalan mathematician, scientist, and engineer (b. 1883) |
1950-12-13 |
Abraham Wald, Hungarian mathematician (b. 1902) |
1951-05-06 |
Élie Cartan, French mathematician (b. 1869) |
1952-04-27 |
Guido Castelnuovo, Italian mathematician (b. 1865) |
1952-06-27 |
Max Dehn, German mathematician (b. 1878) |
1954-03-05 |
Julian Lowell Coolidge, mathematician (Study-Segre school), dies at 80 |
1954-06-07 |
Alan M Turing, British mathematician (Turing), commits suicide at 41 |
1955-12-09 |
Hermann Weyl, German mathematician (b. 1885) |
1956-01-30 |
Gerrit Mannoury, mathematician/philosopher, dies at 88 |
1956-02-03 |
Émile Borel, French mathematician (b. 1871) |
1956-03-24 |
Edmund Taylor Whittaker, British mathematician (applied mathematics and the theory of special functions), dies at 82 |
1959-05-08 |
Renato Caccioppoli, Italian mathematician/pianist, suicide at 55 |
1959-10-15 |
Lipót Fejér, Hungarian mathematician (b. 1880) |
1960-05-08 |
J. H. C. Whitehead, British mathematician (b. 1904) |
1960-08-10 |
Oswald Veblin, mathematician |
1961-04-04 |
Simion Stoilow, Romanian mathematician (b. 1873) |
1962-03-02 |
Charles Jean de la Vallée-Poussin, Belgian mathematician (b. 1866) |
1962-10-02 |
Boris Y. Bukreev, Russian mathematician (b. 1859) |
1963-06-20 |
Raphaël Salem, Greek mathematician (b. 1898) |
1963-10-17 |
Jacques Hadamard, French mathematician (Prime Numbers), dies at 97 |
1964-03-18 |
Norbert Wiener, US mathematician (cybernetics), dies at 69 |
1964-04-14 |
Tatyana Alexeyevna Afanasyeva, Russian/Dutch mathematician (b. 1876) |
1965-02-13 |
William H Kilpatrick, US mathematician/philosopher, dies at 93 |
1965-05-18 |
Eduard J Dijksterhuis, mathematician (Archimedes), dies at 72 |
1966-09-10 |
Emil Gumbel, German mathematician and pacifist (b. 1891) |
1966-10-24 |
Sofya Yanovskaya, Russian mathematician (b. 1896) |
1966-12-02 |
Luitzen [Bertus] Brouwers, Dutch mathematician, dies at 85 |
1967-03-04 |
Michel Plancherel, Swiss mathematician (b. 1885) |
1967-06-07 |
Anatoly Maltsev, Russian mathematician (b. 1909) |
1968-10-06 |
Phyllis Nicolson, British mathematician (b. 1917) |
1968-11-07 |
Alexander Gelfond, Russian mathematician (b. 1906) |
1969-10-21 |
Waclaw Sierpinski, Polish mathematician (b. 1882) |
1970-01-14 |
William Feller, Croatian mathematician (b. 1906) |
1970-02-01 |
Alfréd Rényi, Hungarian mathematician (b. 1921) |
1970-09-14 |
Rudolph Carnap, German philosopher/mathematician, dies at 79 |
1971-06-03 |
Heinz Hopf, German mathematician (b. 1894) |
1971-09-23 |
J. W. Alexander, American mathematician (b. 1888) |
1971-12-15 |
Paul Pierre Lévy, French mathematician (b. 1886) |
1972-01-27 |
Richard Courant, German/US mathematician, dies at 84 |
1972-09-27 |
S. R. Ranganathan, Indian mathematician (b. 1892) |
1973-01-15 |
Ivan Petrovsky, Russian mathematician (b. 1901) |
1974-06-25 |
Cornelius Lanczos, Hungarian mathematician (b. 1893) |
1974-08-22 |
Jacob Bronowsky, British mathematician/cultural historian, dies at 66 |
1974-08-22 |
Jacob Bronowski, Polish-born British mathematician and science writer best known as the presenter of the BBC television series, The Ascent of Man, dies of a heart attack at 66 |
1975-01-09 |
Pyotr Sergeyevich Novikov, Russian mathematician (b. 1901) |
1977-09-18 |
Paul Bernays, Swiss mathematician (b. 1888) |
1978-01-14 |
Kurt Gödel, Austrian mathematician (b. 1906) |
1978-03-19 |
Gaston Julia, French mathematician (b. 1893) |
1980-03-21 |
Peter Stoner, American mathematician, astronomer and Christian apologist (b. 1888) |
1980-05-28 |
Rolf Nevanlinna, Finnish mathematician (b. 1895) |
1980-07-17 |
Boris Delaunay, Russian mathematician (b. 1890) |
1980-10-15 |
Mikhail Lavrentyev, Russian physicist and mathematician (b. 1900) |
1980-10-27 |
John Van Vleck, American Physicist, Mathematician, and Nobel Laureate who pioneered the modern quantum mechanical theory of magnetism, dies at 81 |
1982-09-01 |
Haskell Curry, American mathematician (b. 1900) |
1982-11-16 |
Pavel Sergeevich Aleksandrov, Russian Mathematician (topology), dies at 86 |
1983-03-20 |
Ivan Matveyevich Vinogradov, Russian mathematician (b. 1891) |
1983-12-01 |
Mirsky, mathematician, dies |
1984-12-03 |
Vladimir Abramovich Rokhlin, Russian mathematician (b. 1919) |
1985-07-30 |
Julia Hall Bowman Robinson, American mathematician (b. 1919) |
1986-07-04 |
Oscar Zariski, Russian mathematician (b. 1899) |
1986-10-05 |
James H. Wilkinson, English mathematician (b. 1919) |
1986-10-06 |
Alexander Kronrod, Russian mathematician (b. 1921) |
1986-11-04 |
Kurt Hirsch, German mathematician (b. 1906) |
1987-08-08 |
Danilo Blanuša, Croatian mathematician (b. 1903) |
1987-10-20 |
Andrey Kolmogorov, Russian mathematician (b. 1903) |
1988-01-24 |
Werner Fenchel, German mathematician (b. 1905) |
1988-05-03 |
Lev Semenovich Pontryagin, Russian mathematician (b. 1908) |
1989-01-03 |
Sergei Lvovich Sobolev, Russian mathematician (b. 1909) |
1990-10-13 |
Hans Freudenthal, mathematician/director OW&OC (F Institution), dies |
1991-05-15 |
Andreas Floer, German mathematician (b. 1956) |
1992-02-13 |
Nikolay Bogolyubov, Russian mathematician (b. 1909) |
1992-09-28 |
Leech, mathematician, dies |
1992-11-29 |
Jean Dieudonné, French mathematician (b. 1906) |
1993-08-17 |
Feng Kang, Chinese mathematician (b. 1920) |
1993-11-08 |
Andrey Nikolayevich Tychonoff, Russian mathematician (b. 1906) |
1994-01-25 |
Stephen Cole Kleene, mathematician (Regular Expressions), dies at 85 |
1994-06-20 |
Charlotte Auerbach, computer pioneer/mathematician, dies at 84 |
1994-10-08 |
Brian Hartley, mathematician, dies at 55 |
1994-12-18 |
Roger Apéry, Greek-French mathematician (b. 1916) |
1996-01-12 |
Joachim Nitsche, German mathematician (b. 1926) |
1996-01-31 |
Gustave Solomon, mathematician, dies at 65 |
1996-04-18 |
Piet Hein, architect/poet/mathematician/inventor, dies at 80 |
1996-05-06 |
Michael Gerzon, mathematician, dies at 50 |
1996-09-20 |
Paul Erdos, mathematician, dies of heart attack at 83 |
1996-10-11 |
Lars Ahlfors, Finnish mathematician (b. 1907) |
1997-02-13 |
Mark Krasnosel'skii, Russian-Ukrainian mathematician (b. 1920), Jessica Browne, singer and dancer |
1997-12-12 |
Yevgeniy Landis, Russian mathematician (b. 1921) |
1997-12-13 |
Alexander Oppenheim, mathematician, dies at 94 |
1998-01-07 |
Richard Hamming, American Mathematician and Computer Scientist (Hamming code), dies of a heat attack at 82 |
1998-04-03 |
Mary Cartwright, English mathematician (b. 1900) |
1998-04-16 |
Alberto Calderón, Argentine mathematician (b. 1920) |
1998-05-26 |
Sergey Yablonsky, Soviet and Russian mathematician and one of the founders of the Soviet school of mathematical cybernetics and discrete mathematics, dies at 73 |
1998-06-08 |
Maria Reiche, German-born mathematician and archaeologist (b. 1903) |
1998-08-06 |
Andre Weil, French mathematician (b. 1906) |
1999-07-27 |
Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov, Russian mathematician (b. 1912) |
1999-10-17 |
Nicholas Metropolis, Greek-American mathematician, physicist and computer scientist (b. 1915) |
2000-04-25 |
Lucien le Cam, French mathematician (b. 1924) |
2000-06-02 |
Gerald Whitrow, British mathematician (b. 1912) |
2002-04-09 |
Leopold Vietoris, Austrian mathematician (b. 1891) |
2003-03-17 |
Su Buqing, Chinese mathematician and educator (b. 1902) |
2003-08-11 |
Armand Borel, Swiss mathematician (b. 1923) |
2004-01-12 |
Olga Aleksandrovna Ladyzhenskaya, Russian mathematician (b. 1921) |
2004-04-05 |
Heiner Zieschang, German mathematician (b. 1936) |
2004-10-29 |
Peter Twinn, English mathematician (b. 1916) |
2004-12-03 |
Shiing-Shen Chern, Chinese mathematician (b. 1911) |
2005-01-04 |
Frank Harary, American mathematician (b. 1921) |
2005-05-13 |
George Dantzig, American mathematician (b. 1914) |
2005-06-18 |
Manuel Sadosky, Argentine mathematician (b. 1914) |
2005-07-06 |
Bruno Augenstein, German-born mathematician (b. 1923) |
2005-08-28 |
Esther Szekeres, Hungarian mathematician (b. 1910) |
2005-08-28 |
George Szekeres, Hungarian mathematician (b. 1911) |
2006-10-02 |
Paul Halmos, Hungarian-born American mathematician (b. 1916) |
2006-10-03 |
John Crank, British mathematician (b. 1913) |
2006-11-10 |
Fokko du Cloux, mathematician (b. 1954) |
2006-11-20 |
Zoia Ceauşescu, Romanian mathematician (b. 1950) |
2007-03-23 |
Paul J. Cohen, American mathematician, Fields Medal winner (b. 1934) |
2008-04-16 |
Edward Lorenz, American mathematician and meteorologist (b. 1917) |
2008-06-24 |
Gerhard Ringel, Austrian mathematician (b. 1919) |
2008-08-13 |
Henri Cartan, French Mathematician |
2010-10-14 |
Benoît Mandelbrot, Polish-born American mathematician (b. 1924) |
2011-10-23 |
Herbert A. Hauptman, American Mathematician whose models for determining the chemical crystal structures vital for life revolutionized chemistry, dies at 94 |
2012-02-24 |
Benedict Freedman, American novelist and mathematician, dies at 92 |
2012-08-21 |
William Thurston, American mathematician, dies from melanoma at 65 |
2012-11-25 |
Lars Hörmander, Swedish mathematician, dies at 81 |
2016-03-18 |
Mathematician Solomon Marcus dies aged 91 |