Mathematicians in History (Part 3)

Mathematics: Algebra - Statisticians

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 300 of 466

  • 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 (algebraic geometry and invariant theory), born in Brody, Ukraine (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, German 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, French mathematician/astronomer/philosopher
  • 1856-06-14 Andrey Markov, Russian mathematician (Markov Chain)
  • 1856-07-24 Charles Émile Picard, French mathematician, born in Paris (d. 1941)
  • 1856-12-29 Thomas J Stieltjes, mathematician (Stieltjes integral)
  • 1857-03-27 Karl Pearson, mathematician, born in London, England
  • 1857-04-10 Henry Ernest Dudeney, mathematician/puzzle maker
  • 1857-06-06 Aleksandr Lyapunov, Russian mathematician (d. 1918)
  • 1858-06-23 William Ernst Johnson, mathematician, born in Cambridge, England
  • 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, Canadian mathematician and founder of the Fields Medal, born in Hamilton, Ontario (d. 1932)
  • 1863-08-15 Alexei Krylov, Russian engineer and mathematician, born in Alatyrsky District, Russia (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, born in Venice (d. 1952)
  • 1865-12-08 Jacques Hadamard, French mathematician (Taylor series)
  • 1866-08-14 Charles Jean de la Vallée-Poussin, Belgian mathematician (Prime number theorem), born in Leuven, Belgium (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 Coolidge, American mathematician (Study-Segre school), born in Brookline, Massachusetts (d. 1954)
  • 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 Hopwood Jeans, English physicist, mathematician and astronomer (The Mysterious Universe), born in Southport, Lancashire (d. 1946)
  • 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)
  • 1882-11-02 Leo Perutz, Austrian writer and mathematician, born in Prague (d. 1957)
  • 1882-12-28 Arthur Eddington, English astrophysicist, cosmologist and mathematician (stars), born in Kendal, Westmorland, England (d. 1944)
  • 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, Hungarian mathematician, born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1933)
  • 1885-11-09 Hermann Weyl, German mathematician (d. 1955)
  • 1886-03-30 Stanislaw Lesniewski, Polish 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)

Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths

Deaths 201 - 300 of 401

  • 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 (proof that e is transcendental), 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 and chemist (law of mass action), 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 Richard Dedekind, German mathematician (Nature & Meaning of Numbers), dies at 84
  • 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 historian of mathematics, dies at 90
  • 1920-04-26 Srinivasa Ramanujan, Indian mathematician (b. 1887)
  • 1922-01-06 Jakob Rosanes, German mathematician (algebraic geometry and invariant theory), dies at 79
  • 1922-07-20 Andrey Markov, Russian mathematician (b. 1856)
  • 1923-02-11 Wilhelm Killing, German mathematician (b. 1847)
  • 1923-04-04 John Venn, English mathematician (Venn Diagram), dies at 88
  • 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, died at 85
  • 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, dies at 82
  • 1946-04-28 Louis Bachelier, French mathematician (b. 1870)
  • 1946-09-16 James Hopwood Jeans, English physicist, mathematician and astronomer (The Mysterious Universe), 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, dies at 86
  • 1952-06-27 Max Dehn, German mathematician (b. 1878)
  • 1954-03-05 Julian Coolidge, American mathematician (Study-Segre school), dies at 80
  • 1954-06-07 Alan Turing, British mathematician and computer scientist pioneer (Turing Machine), commits suicide at 41 (b. 1912)
  • 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
  • 1957-08-25 Leo Perutz, Austrian writer and mathematician, dies at 74
  • 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 (Prime number theorem), dies at 95
  • 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)