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Reuben R McDaniel

was born 120 years ago

27 July 1902

Reuben R McDaniel was the fifth African American to be awarded a Ph.D. in mathematics. He served most of his career at Virginia State College (now Virginia State University), as head of mathematics, then as Director of the School of Arts and Sciences.

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