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Marion Walter

was born 94 years ago

30 July 1928

Marion Ilse Walter was born in Berlin and escaped the Nazis on the Kindertransport to England. She emigrated to the United States in 1948 and after earning her doctorate, founded the Mathematics Department at Simmons College. She published over 40 journal articles, several children's books, and the popular book The Art of Problem Posing.

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