Mathematicians born on this day: |
Mathematicians who died on this day:
1652 : Bramer |
Daniel Bernoulli | Wilhelm Bessel | Henry Baker |
Daniel Bernoulli (1700 - 1782)
...it would be better for the true physics if there were no mathematicians on earth.
Quoted in The Mathematical Intelligencer 13 (1991)
Another quotation by one of today's mathematicians
JOC/EFR January 2013
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