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Paul Halmos

was born 106 years ago

3 March 1916

Paul Halmos was a Hungarian-American mathematician who made fundamental advances in the areas of logic, probability, statistics, operator theory and functional analysis. He is best known for some of his text-books and for his collection of mathematicians' photographs.

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