9th August

Mathematicians who were born or died on 9th August


Mathematicians born on this day:

1537 : Francesco Barozzi
1602 : Gilles Roberval
1906 : Roberto Frucht
1940 : Linda Goldway Keen

Mathematicians who died on this day:

1932 : John Charles Fields
1950 : Rudolf Fueter
1990 : Władysław Orlicz
1994 : Helena Rasiowa
2005 : Renfrey Potts
2007 : Graham Allan

Posters available   (Click on a link below)

John Fields Helena Rasiowa Francesco Barozzi


A quotation for today

Francesco Barozzi (1537 - 1604)

... the certitude of mathematics is contained in the syntactic rigour of demonstrations.



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