1st March

Mathematicians who were born or died on 1st March

Mathematicians born on this day:

1597 : Jan-Karel della Faille
1611 : John Pell
1879 : Robert Carmichael
1904 : Paul Dubreil
1912 : Kentaro Yano

Mathematicians who died on this day:

1862 : Peter Barlow
1884 : Isaac Todhunter
1908 : Heinrich Maschke
1913 : Mario Pieri
1913 : Robert Philip
1978 : Kiyoshi Oka
2015 : Georg Kreisel

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Isaac Todhunter Robert Carmichael Jan-Karel della Faille

A quotation for today

Isaac Todhunter (1820 - 1884)

Experimentation is unnecessary for the student. The student should be prepared to accept whatever the master told him.

Another quotation by one of today's mathematicians

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