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Euphemia Lofton Haynes

died 42 years ago

25 July 1980

Euphemia Lofton Haynes was an American mathematician and educator. She was the first African-American woman to earn a PhD in mathematics.

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