## Famous Birthdays

### Carl Friedrich Gauss

Carl Friedrich Gauss, German mathematician considered one of the greatest of all time (Gaussian distribution, fundamental theorem of algebra), born in Brunswick, Germany (d. 1855)

1777 Highlights

## About April 30, 1777

**Day of the Week:** Wednesday**How Long Ago?** 245 years and 21 days

**Leap Year:** No

**Star Sign: Taurus**