Mathematicians who were born or died on 13th October


Mathematicians born on this day:

1890 : Georg Feigl
1893 : Kurt Reidemeister
1932 : John Thompson

Mathematicians who died on this day:

1715 : Nicolas Malebranche
1866 : William Hopkins
1913 : James Stuart
1913 : Gyula Vályi
1979 : Giovanni Sansone
1990 : Hans Freudenthal
2001 : Olga Arsenievna Oleinik

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Kurt Reidemeister Nicolas Malebranche John Thompson


A quotation for today

MalebrancheNicolas Malebranche (1638 - 1715)

Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.



JOC/EFR May 2017 School of Mathematics and Statistics
University of St Andrews, Scotland
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