Mathematicians born on this day:
1765 : Pfaff |
Mathematicians who died on this day:
1640 : Beaugrand |

Otto Hölder | Srinivasa Ramanujan | Jean-Victor Poncelet |

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

**Srinivasa Ramanujan** (1887 - 1920)

An equation means nothing to me unless it expresses a thought of God.

JOC/EFR November 2014
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http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/history/Day_files/Day1222.html |