Mathematicians born on this day:
1632 : Christopher Wren 
Mathematicians who died on this day:
1896 : Félix Tisserand 
Christopher Wren  William Young  Paul Dirac 
Andrey Kolmogorov (1903  1987)
The theory of probability as mathematical discipline can and should be developed from axioms in exactly the same way as Geometry and Algebra.
Foundations of the Theory of Probability
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