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Yvonne Bruhat

was born 99 years ago

29 December 1923

Yvonne Choquet-Bruhat is a French mathematician and physicist who made important contributions to the general theory of relativity. She was the first woman to be elected to the French Academy of Sciences.

Find out more at: https://mathshistory.st-andrews.ac.uk/Biographies/Choquet-Bruhat/