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Mildred Sanderson

was born 133 years ago

12 May 1889

Mildred Sanderson was L E Dickson's first female Ph.D. student and was described by him as "my most gifted pupil." Tragically, she died in the year following the award of her doctorate.

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