27th March

Mathematicians who were born or died on 27th March

Mathematicians born on this day:

1857 : Pearson
1897 : Hartree
1905 : Kalmár

Mathematicians who died on this day:

1888 : Faà di Bruno
1925 : Carl Neumann
1929 : Shatunovsky
1972 : Escher
2010 : Tinney

Posters available   (Click on a link below)

Karl Pearson Maurits Escher László Kalmár

A quotation for today

Karl Pearson (1857 - 1936)

Modern science, as training the mind to an exact and impartial analysis of facts, is an education specially fitted to promote citizenship.

The Grammar of Science (London 1911)

Another quotation by one of today's mathematicians

Previous Day Today Next Day Whole year
Main Index Biographies Index
Birth and death statistics Quotations Posters
History Topics index Famous Curves index
Time lines Chronology Birthplace Maps
Search Form Mathematical Societies

JOC/EFR April 2015

The URL of this page is:

School of Mathematics and Statistics
University of St Andrews, Scotland