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David Picken

was born 143 years ago

27 July 1879

David Picken studied at Glasgow and Cambridge universities. After a period as a lecturer at Glasgow he became Professor of Mathematics at Victoria College, Wellington New Zealand. He later moved to the University of Melbourne in Australia.

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