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Xiong Qinglai

was born 129 years ago

20 October 1893

Xiong Qinglai was a Chinese mathematician who served as a highly successful president of three major Chinese universities. His outstanding research as a function-theorist was claimed by a reviewer to be of the first rank even comparable with Émile Borel and Rolf Nevanlinna.

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