23rd August

Mathematicians who were born or died on 23rd August


Mathematicians born on this day:

1683 : Poleni
1778 : Wronski
1797 : Saint-Venant
1829 : Moritz Cantor
1842 : Reynolds
1873 : Geocze
1893 : Ritt
1908 : Todd
1909 : David
1919 : Rokhlin
1928 : Gohberg
1929 : Anthony Spencer
1956 : Floer

Mathematicians who died on this day:

1806 : Coulomb
1973 : Hellmuth Kneser
1988 : Lewy
2004 : Schmetterer
2009 : Samuel

Posters available   (Click on a link below)

Hoëné Wronski Charles Augustin Coulomb Osborne Reynolds


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