7th March

Mathematicians who were born or died on 7th March


Mathematicians born on this day:

1792 : John Herschel
1824 : Delfino Codazzi
1870 : Ernst Lindelöf
1886 : Geoffrey Taylor
1889 : Hyman Levy
1893 : Anna Mullikin
1895 : Wilhelm Süss
1899 : Henri Mineur
1899 : Maximilian Herzberger
1905 : John Whittaker
1922 : Olga Alexandrovna Ladyzhenskaya
1928 : Norman Routledge

Mathematicians who died on this day:

1889 : Angelo Genocchi
1922 : Axel Thue
1943 : Patrick Hardie
1964 : Samuel Wilks
1966 : Georg Faber
1984 : Charles Pisot
2008 : David Gale
2011 : Mikhail Iosiphovich Kadets
2015 : Daniel Akyeampong

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Axel Thue John Herschel John Whittaker


A quotation for today

John Herschel (1792 - 1871)

Occurrences which according to received theories ought not to happen, are the facts which serve as clues to new discoveries

Another quotation by one of today's mathematicians


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