Mathematicians born on this day:
1862 : Leonard Rogers 
Mathematicians who died on this day:
1559 : Adam Ries 
Stefan Banach  Adam Ries  Leonard James Rogers 
Stefan Banach (1892  1945)
A mathematician is a person who can find analogies between theorems; a better mathematician is one who can see analogies between proofs and the best mathematician can notice analogies between theories. One can imagine that the ultimate mathematician is one who can see analogies between analogies.
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