Harold Davenport
was born 110 years ago
30th October 1907

Harold Davenport worked on number theory, in particular the geometry of numbers, Diophantine approximation and the analytic theory of numbers. He wrote a number of important textbooks and monographs including The higher arithmetic (1952)

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http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/Mathematicians/Davenport.html