Names beginning with L


The number of words in the biography is given in brackets. A * indicates that there is a portrait.

La Condamine, Charles de (1673*)
Lyttle, Joan (2462*)
La Faille, Charles de (1069*)
La Hire, Philippe de (2265*)
La Roche, Estienne de (1358)
Lacombe, Marius (529)
la Vallée Poussin, C de (1705*)
Labban, Kushyar ibn (454)
Lacroix, Sylvestre (1402*)
Ladd-Franklin, Christine (1753*)
Ladyzhenskaya, Olga (2336*)
Lafforgue, Laurent (1994*)
Lagny, Thomas de (705*)
Lagrange, Joseph-Louis (3182*)
Laguerre, Edmond (1023*)
Lah, Ivo (726*)
Lakatos, Imre (1389*)
Lalande, Amélie Harlay (337)
Lalande, Joseph-Jérôme (2870*)
Lalla (521)
Lamb, Horace (994*)
Lambert, Johann (2249*)
Lamé, Gabriel (1182*)
Lame, Hermann the (231)
Lamy, Bernard (1772*)
Lanczos, Cornelius (858*)
Landau, Edmund (1525*)
Landau, Lev (3277*)
Landen, John (597*)
Landsberg, Georg (266*)
Lang, Peter Scott (177*)
Lang, Serge (1837*)
Langlands, Robert (840*)
Lansberge, Philippe van (2723*)
Laplace, Pierre-Simon (3857*)
Larmor, Joseph (1599*)
Lasker, Emanuel (2367*)
Lassar, Edna Kramer (1892)
Laurent, Hermann (812*)
Laurent, Pierre (775)
Lavanha, Joao Baptista (1390)
Lavrentev, Mikhail (2372*)
Lawson, George (893*)
Lax, Anneli (3796*)
Lax, Gaspar (614)
Lax, Peter (2705*)

Le Fèvre, Jean (559)
Le Paige, Constantin (1750*)
Le Tenneur, Jacques (1533)
Le Verrier, Urbain (3033*)
Lebesgue, Henri (1199*)
Ledermann, Walter (2017*)
Leech, John (592*)
Lefebure, Louis (2068*)
Leffler, Magnus Mittag- (2321*)
Lefschetz, Solomon (2130*)
Legendre, Adrien-Marie (1961*)
Léger, Émile (207)
Lehmer, Derrick H (1736*)
Lehmer, Derrick N (1805*)
Lehmer, Emma (1679*)
Lehto, Olli (2528*)
Leibniz, Gottfried von (3722*)
Leimanis, Eizens (843*)
Lemaître, Georges (2077*)
Lemoine, Émile (2128*)
Leonardo da Vinci (694*)
Leonardo of Pisa (2250*) (2223*)
Leopoldt, Heinrich-Wolfgang (1322*)
Lepaute, Nicole-Reine (1031*)
Leray, Jean (1008*)
Lerch, Mathias (483*)
Leslie, John (1716*)
Lesniewski, Stanislaw (1193*)
Lesokhin, Mikhail (1212*)
Leucippus (744)
Levi, Beppo (2447*)
Levi, Eugenio (1271*)
Levi-Civita, Tullio (2175*)
Levi ben Gerson (2939)
Levin, Boris (2345*)
Levin, Frank (992*)
Levinson, Norman (2369*)
Levitzki, Jacob (1673*)
Levy, Hyman (985)
Lévy, Paul (735*)
Levytsky, Volodymyr (296*)
Lewis, Clarence (2098*)
Lewis, John (2612*)
Lewy, Hans (1089*)
Lexell, Anders (856*)
Lexis, Wilhelm (568*)

L'Hôpital, Guillaume de (2463*)
Lhuilier, Simon (1086)
Li Chih (2049)
Li Chunfeng (930)
Li Rui (616)
Li Shanlan (1821*)
Li Ye (2049)
Li Zhi (2049)
Libermann, Paulette (1462*)
Libri Guglielmo (2034*)
Lichnerowicz, André (2824*)
Lichtenstein, Leon (2501*)
Lidstone, George (1172*)
Lie, Sophus (2739*)
Lifshitz, Evgenii (2419*)
Lighthill, James (2107*)
Lindelöf, Ernst (598*)
Lindemann, Ferdinand von (866*)
Linfoot, Hubert (1873*)
Linnik, Yuri (2136*)
Lint, Jack van (2085*)
Lions, Jacques-Louis (2186*)
Lions, Pierre-Louis (1423*)
Liouville, Joseph (1949*)
Lipschitz, Rudolf (579*)
Lissajous, Jules (1192*)
Listing, Johann (1671*)
Littlewood, Dudley (931*)
Littlewood, John E (2368*)
Liu, Hui (2060*)
Liu Hong (306)
Livsic, Moshe (642*)
Ljunggren, Wilhelm (1003*)
Lloyd, Bartholomew (2901*)
Lloyd, Humphrey (2492*)
Llull, Ramon (352*)

Löb, Martin (648*)
Lobachevsky, Nikolai (2142*)
Lockhart, James (420*)
Loday, Jean-Louis (1519*)
Loewner, Karl (1841*)
Loewy, Alfred (859*)
Lonie, William (2517*)
Lopatynsky, Yaroslav (1258*)
Lorch, Lee (2679*)
Lorentz, George (2619*)
Lorentz, Hendrik (850*)
Lorenz, Edward (1807*)
Lorgna, Antonio (2145*)
Loria, Gino (2434*)
Lovász, Laszlo (2816*)
Love, Augustus (752*)
Lovelace, Augusta Ada (2274*)
Löwenheim, Leopold (1336*)
Löwner, Karl (1807*)
Loyd, Samuel (1753*)
Lucas, F Édouard (393*)
Luchins, Edith (2166*)
Lueroth, Jacob (1805*)
Lukacs, Eugene (1199*)
Lukasiewicz, Jan (603*)
Luke, Yudell (1158*)
Lumsden, Thomas (343)
Luoxia Hong (440)
Lupas, Alexandru (1205*)
Lusztig, George (2393*)
Luzin, Nikolai (2288*)
Lyapin, Evgeny (1740*)
Lyapunov, Aleksandr (1178*)
Lyndon, Roger (1428*)
Lyra, Carlos (2311*)
Lyttle, Joan Birman (2412*)


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