Mathematicians born on this day:
1652 : Rolle |
Mathematicians who died on this day:
1552 : Petrus Apianus, |

Teiji Takagi | Alfred Kempe | Jean-Baptiste Biot |

Theorem of the day from Robin Whitty | Mathematician of the week |

**John Maynard Keynes** (1883 - 1946)

I can't remember my telephone number, but I know it was in the high numbers.

Quoted in D MacHale, *Comic Sections * (Dublin 1993)

Another quotation by one of today's mathematicians

JOC/EFR November 2014
This page is a copy of the one at: |
School of Mathematics and Statistics University of St Andrews, Scotland | |

http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/history/Day_files/Day421.html |