Mathematics

Bartel Leendert van der Waerden

Bartel Leendert van der Waerden

1903 - 1996

Dutch mathematician

Andrey Kolmogorov

Andrey Kolmogorov

25 April 1903 - 20 October 1987

Russian mathematician

Louis François Antoine Arbogast

Louis François Antoine Arbogast

October 4, 1759 - April 18, 1803

Mathematicians

Joseph-Louis Lagrange

Joseph-Louis Lagrange

25 January 1736 - 10 April 1813

mathematician, mathematical physicist

G. H. Hardy

G. H. Hardy

7 February 1877 - 1 December 1947

Mathematicians

Louis de Branges de Bourcia

Louis de Branges de Bourcia

August 21, 1932 -

American mathematician

Gaspard Monge

Gaspard Monge

May 9, 1746 - July 28, 1818

French mathematician

Vladimir Steklov

Vladimir Steklov

9 January 1864 - 30 May 1926

Russian mathematician and physicist

Marin Mersenne

Marin Mersenne

8 September 1588 - 1 September 1648

Mathematicians

Hugo Steinhaus

Hugo Steinhaus

January 14, 1887 - February 25, 1972

Polish mathematician

Hero of Alexandria

Hero of Alexandria

10 - 70

Greek mathematician and physicist

Persi Diaconis

Persi Diaconis

January 31, 1945 -

American mathematician

Aleksandr Lyapunov

Aleksandr Lyapunov

June 6, 1857 - November 3, 1918

Russian mathematician

Jacob Bernoulli

Jacob Bernoulli

27 December 1654 - 16 August 2011

Swiss cleric and mathematician

Mikhail Lavrentyev

Mikhail Lavrentyev

November 19, 1900 - October 15, 1980

Russian mathematician

Norbert Wiener

Norbert Wiener

1894 - 1964

American mathematician

Piet Hein (scientist)

Piet Hein (scientist)

1905 - 1996

Puzzle designer, mathematician, author, poet

Wilhelm Ackermann

Wilhelm Ackermann

March 29, 1896 - December 24, 1962

German mathematician best known for the Ackermann function

Lars Ahlfors

Lars Ahlfors

18 April 1907 - 11 October 1996

Mathematician

René Thom

René Thom

September 2, 1923 - October 25, 2002

Mathematician

John Milnor

John Milnor

February 20, 1931 -

Mathematician

Alfred Tarski

Alfred Tarski

January 14, 1901 - October 26, 1983

Polish mathematician

Abraham de Moivre

Abraham de Moivre

26 May 1667 - 27 November 1754

Mathematicians

Adi Shamir

Adi Shamir

July 6, 1952 -

Cryptographer

Raymond Smullyan

Raymond Smullyan

May 25, 1919 -

American mathematician, logician, philosopher, and magician

Sophus Lie

Sophus Lie

17 December 1842 - 18 February 1899

Norwegian mathematician

Jean-Charles de Borda

Jean-Charles de Borda

May 4, 1733 - February 19, 1799

Mathematicians

Stephen Wolfram

Stephen Wolfram

29 August 1959 -

British mathematician

Julius Plücker

Julius Plücker

June 16, 1801 - May 22, 1868

Mathematician

W. T. Tutte

W. T. Tutte

1917 - 2002

Codebreaker and mathematician

Jean le Rond d'Alembert

Jean le Rond d'Alembert

16 November 1717 - 29 October 1783

French mathematician, physicist and philosopher

Georg Joachim Rheticus

Georg Joachim Rheticus

16 February 1514 - 4 December 1574

Austrian mathematician and astronomer

Alonzo Church

Alonzo Church

June 14, 1903 - August 11, 1995

Mathematician

Adrien-Marie Legendre

Adrien-Marie Legendre

September 18, 1752 - January 10, 1833

Mathematician

Henri Lebesgue

Henri Lebesgue

June 28, 1875 - July 26, 1941

Mathematicians

Henri Poincaré

Henri Poincaré

29 April 1854 - 17 July 1912

Mathematician and physicist

Srinivasa Ramanujan

Srinivasa Ramanujan

22 December 1887 - 26 April 1920

Mathematician

Henry John Stephen Smith

Henry John Stephen Smith

2 November 1826 - 9 February 1883

Mathematician

Daniel Bernoulli

Daniel Bernoulli

8 February 1700 - 8 March 1782

Swiss mathematician and physicist

Eratosthenes

Eratosthenes

276 BC - 194 BC

Greek mathematician, poet, athlete, geographer and astronomer

Kazimierz Kuratowski

Kazimierz Kuratowski

February 2, 1896 - June 18, 1980

Polish mathematician

Gerhard Gentzen

Gerhard Gentzen

November 24, 1909 - August 4, 1945

Mathematicians

Abraham Robinson

Abraham Robinson

October 6, 1918 - April 11, 1974

American mathematician

Giulio Racah

Giulio Racah

1909 - 28 August 1965

Israeli mathematician

Siméon Denis Poisson

Siméon Denis Poisson

1781 - 1840

Mathematician, geometer and physicist

François Arago

François Arago

26 February 1786 - 2 October 1853

French mathematician, physicist, astronomer and politician

Alfred North Whitehead

Alfred North Whitehead

15 February 1861 - 30 December 1947

British mathematician and American philosopher

Haskell Curry

Haskell Curry

September 12, 1900 - September 1, 1982

American mathematician

Émile Picard

Émile Picard

24 July 1856 - 11 December 1941

French mathematician

Franz Mertens

Franz Mertens

March 20, 1840 - March 5, 1927

Mathematicians

Bernhard Riemann

Bernhard Riemann

September 17, 1826 - July 20, 1866

Mathematicians

Felix Klein

Felix Klein

April 25, 1849 - June 22, 1925

Mathematician

Stanislaw Ulam

Stanislaw Ulam

13 April 1909 - 13 May 1984

Polish mathematician

Thomas Joannes Stieltjes

Thomas Joannes Stieltjes

December 29, 1856 - December 31, 1894

Mathematician

Josip Plemelj

Josip Plemelj

December 11, 1873 - May 22, 1967

Mathematicians

Stephen Smale

Stephen Smale

July 15, 1930 -

Mathematician

William Rowan Hamilton

William Rowan Hamilton

4 August 1805 - 2 September 1865

Mathematician, physicist, and astronomer

William Thurston

William Thurston

October 30, 1946 - August 21, 2012

Mathematician

Imre Lakatos

Imre Lakatos

November 9, 1922 - February 2, 1974

Hungarian mathematician, philosopher

August Ferdinand Möbius

August Ferdinand Möbius

November 17, 1790 - September 26, 1868

German mathematician and astronomer

Wacław Sierpiński

Wacław Sierpiński

March 14, 1882 - October 21, 1969

mathematician

Vernor Vinge

Vernor Vinge

1944 -

Mathematician, computer scientist and science fiction author

Vladimir Arnold

Vladimir Arnold

12 June 1937 - 3 June 2010

Russian mathematician

Tom Lehrer

Tom Lehrer

April 9, 1928 -

American songpoet

Stefan Banach

Stefan Banach

March 30, 1892 - August 31, 1945

Mathematicians

Seymour Cray

Seymour Cray

September 28, 1925 - October 5, 1996

Applied mathematician, computer scientist, and electrical engineer

Stephen Cole Kleene

Stephen Cole Kleene

January 5, 1909 - January 25, 1994

American mathematician

Nicolas Léonard Sadi Carnot

Nicolas Léonard Sadi Carnot

1 June 1796 - 24 August 1832

Mathematicians

Sophie Germain

Sophie Germain

April 1, 1776 - June 27, 1831

Mathematician

Rolf Nevanlinna

Rolf Nevanlinna

22 October 1895 - 28 May 1980

Mathematicians

Roger Penrose

Roger Penrose

8 August 1931 -

British mathematician and writer

Robert Langlands

Robert Langlands

October 6, 1936 -

Mathematicians

Proclus

Proclus

412 - 487

Mathematicians

Paul Cohen (mathematician)

Paul Cohen (mathematician)

April 2, 1934 - March 23, 2007

American mathematician

Niels Henrik Abel

Niels Henrik Abel

August 5, 1802 - April 6, 1829

Norwegian mathematician

Michael Atiyah

Michael Atiyah

1929 -

Mathematician

Martin Gardner

Martin Gardner

October 21, 1914 - May 22, 2010

American recreational mathematician, magician, skeptic, and magazine columnist

Max Newman

Max Newman

7 February 1897 - 22 February 1984

Mathematicians

Maria Gaetana Agnesi

Maria Gaetana Agnesi

May 16, 1718 - January 9, 1799

Mathematician

Lodovico Ferrari

Lodovico Ferrari

February 2, 1522 - October 5, 1565

Mathematicians

Leon M. Lederman

Leon M. Lederman

July 15, 1922 -

American mathematician and physicist

Fibonacci

Fibonacci

c. 1170 - c. 1250

Italian mathematician and writer

Leonhard Euler

Leonhard Euler

15 April 1707 - 18 September 1783

Mathematician

Kurt Gödel

Kurt Gödel

28 April 1906 - 14 January 1978

logician, mathematician, and philosopher of mathematics

John Napier

John Napier

1550 - 4 April 1617

Scottish mathematician, physicist, astronomer and 8th Laird of Merchistoun

John von Neumann

John von Neumann

28 December 1903 - 8 February 1957

Mathematician and polymath

John Horton Conway

John Horton Conway

26 December 1937 -

Mathematician

Johannes Kepler

Johannes Kepler

1571 - 1630

German mathematician, astronomer, astrologer

Isaac Newton

Isaac Newton

4 January 1643 Gregorian calendar - 31 March 1727 Gregorian calendar

English mathematician, physicist, and astronomer

Heisuke Hironaka

Heisuke Hironaka

1931 -

Mathematician

Gerolamo Cardano

Gerolamo Cardano

24 September 1501 - 21 September 1576

Italian Renaissance mathematician, physician, astrologer and gambler

George Dantzig

George Dantzig

November 8, 1914 - May 13, 2005

American mathematician

Giuseppe Peano

Giuseppe Peano

27 August 1858 - 20 April 1932

Mathematicians

George Pólya

George Pólya

December 13, 1887 - September 7, 1985

Hungarian-American mathematician

Grigory Barenblatt

Grigory Barenblatt

10 July 1927 -

Russian mathematician

Gregory Chaitin

Gregory Chaitin

15 November 1947 -

Argentinian mathematician and computer scientist

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz

1646 - 1716

German philoospher

Georg Cantor

Georg Cantor

3 March 1845 - 6 January 1918

Mathematician who originated set theory.

Felix Hausdorff

Felix Hausdorff

8 November 1868 - 26 January 1942

Mathematician

Enrico Bombieri

Enrico Bombieri

26 November 1940 -

Mathematician


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