This Day In History
This Day In History
Thursday, October 17, 2019

«German mathematician»

Carl Friedrich Gauss

Carl Friedrich Gauss
(April 30, 1777 - February 23, 1855)
Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss was a German mathematician and physical scientist who contributed significantly to many fields, including number theory, statistics, analysis, differential geometry, geodesy, geophysics, electrostatics, astronomy and optics.
German mathematician, mathematician, physical

Bernhard Riemann

Bernhard Riemann
(September 17, 1826 - July 20, 1866)
Georg Friedrich Bernhard Riemann was an influential German mathematician who made lasting contributions to analysis, number theory and differential geometry, some of them enabling the later development of general relativity.
German mathematician, mathematician

Felix Klein

Felix Klein
(April 25, 1849 - June 22, 1925)
Christian Felix Klein was a German mathematician, known for his work in group theory, complex analysis, non-Euclidean geometry, and on the connections between geometry and group theory. His 1872 Erlangen Program, classifying geometries by their underlying symmetry groups, was a hugely influential synthesis of much of the mathematics of the day.
German mathematician, mathematician
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