3rd May

Mathematicians who were born or died on 3rd May


Mathematicians born on this day:

1842 : Otto Stolz
1857 : Alexander Yule Fraser
1860 : Vito Volterra
1916 : Aryeh Dvoretzky
1924 : Isadore Singer

Mathematicians who died on this day:


1885 : Ferdinand Minding
1988 : Lev Pontryagin
1988 : Abraham Seidenberg
2019 : Goro Shimura

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Vito Volterra Ferdinand Minding Lev Pontryagin


A quotation for today

Vito Volterra (1860 - 1940)

Empires die, but Euclid's theorems keep their youth forever.



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School of Mathematics and Statistics
University of St Andrews, Scotland