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Annie Fitch MacKinnon

died 82 years ago

12 September 1940

Annie MacKinnon was the third woman to be awarded a Ph.D. in mathematics from an American university. She was a postdoctoral student at Göttingen with Felix Klein, then a Professor of Mathematics at Wells College, New York. She gave up her career when she married Edward Fitch.

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