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Lester R Ford

was born 136 years ago

25 October 1886

Lester Ford was an American mathematician who lectured for several years in Edinburgh before moving back to the USA. He wrote some important text-books and is best known for his contributions to the Mathematical Association of America and the American Mathematical Monthly.

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