Mathematicians who were born or died on 3rd April


Mathematicians born on this day:

1832 : Wilhelm Fiedler
1835 : Howard Van Amringe
1859 : Karl Heun
1892 : Hans Rademacher
1900 : Albert Ingham
1907 : Mark Krein
1913 : Jan Mikusiński

Mathematicians who died on this day:

1472 : Leone Battista Alberti
1718 : Jacques Ozanam
1888 : Axel Harnack
1900 : Joseph Bertrand
1974 : Andor Kertész
1998 : Mary Cartwright

Posters available   (Click on a link below)

Leone Alberti Joseph Bertrand Mary Cartwright


A quotation for today

AlbertiLeone Alberti (1404 - 1472)

When I investigate and when I discover that the forces of the heavens and the planets are within ourselves, then truly I seem to be living among the gods.
In Francesco De Sanctis, History of Italian literature (1959)



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