Names beginning with L


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

L'Hôpital, Guillaume de (2463*)
La Condamine, Charles de (2521*)
La Faille, Charles de (1068*)
La Hire, Philippe de (2265*)
La Roche, Estienne de (1356)
la Vallée Poussin, C de (1705*)
Labban, Kushyar ibn (454)
Lacaille, Nicolas-Louis (2366*)
Lacombe, Marius (523*)
Lacroix, Sylvestre (1416*)
Ladd-Franklin, Christine (1757*)
Ladyzhenskaya, Olga (2335*)
Lafforgue, Laurent (1998*)
Lagny, Thomas de (705*)
Lagrange, Joseph-Louis (3194*)
Laguardia, Rafael (2369*)
Laguerre, Edmond (1037*)
Lah, Ivo (728*)
Lakatos, Imre (1385*)
Lalande, Amélie Harlay (337)
Lalande, Joseph-Jérôme (2883*)
Lalla (525)
Lamb, Horace (995*)
Lambert, Johann (2251*)
Lamé, Gabriel (1183*)
Lame, Hermann the (231)
Lamy, Bernard (1771*)
Lanczos, Cornelius (852*)
Landau, Edmund (1525*)
Landau, Lev (3338*)
Landen, John (597)
Landsberg, Georg (268*)
Lang, Peter Scott (177*)
Lang, Serge (1839*)
Langlands, Robert (907*)
Lansberge, Philippe van (2719*)
Laplace, Pierre-Simon (3883*)
Larmor, Joseph (1599*)
Lasker, Emanuel (2379*)
Lassar, Edna Kramer (1892)
Laurent, Hermann (817*)
Laurent, Pierre (1995*)
Lavanha, Joao Baptista (1401)
Lavrentev, Mikhail (2413*)
Lawson, George (889*)
Lax, Anneli (3794*)
Lax, Gaspar (615)
Lax, Peter (2707*)

Le Cam, Lucien (2877*)
Le Fèvre, Jean (559)
Le Paige, Constantin (1779*)
Le Tenneur, Jacques (1541)
Le Verrier, Urbain (3101*)
Leavitt, Henrietta (3311*)
Lebesgue, Henri (1212*)
Lebesgue, Victor (1984)
Ledermann, Walter (2016*)
Leech, John (593*)
Lefebure, Louis (2094*)
Leffler, Magnus Mittag- (2321*)
Lefschetz, Solomon (2129*)
Legendre, Adrien-Marie (1981*)
Léger, Émile (207)
Lehmer, Derrick H (1736*)
Lehmer, Derrick N (1801*)
Lehmer, Emma (1681*)
Lehto, Olli (2579*)
Leibniz, Gottfried von (3717*)
Leimanis, Eizens (843*)
Lemaître, Georges (2089*)
Lemoine, Émile (2177*)
Leonardo da Vinci (694*)
Leonardo of Pisa (2250*)
Leopoldt, Heinrich-Wolfgang (1346*)
Lepaute, Nicole-Reine (1037*)
Leray, Jean (1012*)
Lerch, Mathias (2667*)
Leslie, John (1716*)
Lesniewski, Stanislaw (1203*)
Lesokhin, Mikhail (1213*)
Leucippus (744*)
Levi, Beppo (2446*)
Levi, Eugenio (1277*)
Levi-Civita, Tullio (2179*)
Levi ben Gerson (2937)
Levin, Boris (2407*)
Levin, Frank (986*)
Levinson, Norman (2368*)
Levitzki, Jacob (1697*)
Levy, Hyman (985)
Lévy, Paul (742*)
Levytsky, Volodymyr (296*)
Lewis, Clarence (2119*)
Lewis, John (2638*)
Lewy, Hans (1096*)
Lexell, Anders (859*)
Lexis, Wilhelm (568*)

L'Hôpital, Guillaume de (2463*)
Lhuilier, Simon (1090)
Li Chih (2050)
Li Chunfeng (931)
Li Rui (616)
Li Shanlan (1825*)
Li Ye (2049)
Li Zhi (2049)
Libermann, Paulette (1485*)
Libri Guglielmo (2037*)
Lichnerowicz, André (2892*)
Lichtenstein, Leon (2518*)
Lidstone, George (1170*)
Lie, Sophus (2733*)
Lifshitz, Evgenii (2485*)
Lighthill, James (2107*)
Lindelöf, Ernst (602*)
Lindemann, Ferdinand von (873*)
Lindenbaum, Adolf (2502*)
Lindenstrauss, Joram (2245*)
Linfoot, Hubert (1874*)
Linnik, Yuri (2135*)
Lint, Jack van (2085*)
Lions, Jacques-Louis (2193*)
Lions, Pierre-Louis (1423*)
Liouville, Joseph (1949*)
Lipschitz, Rudolf (581*)
Lissajous, Jules (1200*)
Listing, Johann (1676*)
Littlewood, Dudley (934*)
Littlewood, John E (2368*)
Liu, Hui (2060*)
Liu Hong (306)
Livsic, Moshe (641*)
Ljunggren, Wilhelm (1010*)
Lloyd, Bartholomew (2932*)
Lloyd, Humphrey (2515*)
Llull, Ramon (352*)

Löb, Martin (646*)
Lobachevsky, Nikolai (2144*)
Lockhart, James (417*)
Loday, Jean-Louis (1555*)
Loewner, Karl (1841*)
Loewy, Alfred (881*)
Lofton, Euphemia Haynes (1865*)
Loney, Sidney (1286*)
Lonie, William (2507*)
Lopatynsky, Yaroslav (1260*)
Lorch, E Raymond (2289*)
Lorch, Lee (2712*)
Lorentz, George (2623*)
Lorentz, Hendrik (854*)
Lorenz, Edward (1805*)
Lorgna, Antonio (2174*)
Loria, Gino (2465*)
Łoś, Jerzy (2232*)
Lovász, Laszlo (2820*)
Love, Augustus (753*)
Lovelace, Augusta Ada (2273*)
Löwenheim, Leopold (1338*)
Löwner, Karl (1843*)
Loyd, Samuel (1732*)
Lucas, F Édouard (396*)
Luchins, Edith (2167*)
Lueroth, Jacob (1805*)
Lukacs, Eugene (1198*)
Lukasiewicz, Jan (603*)
Luke, Yudell (1159*)
Lumsden, Thomas (343)
Luoxia Hong (440)
Lupas, Alexandru (1209*)
Lüroth, Jacob (1845*)
Lusztig, George (2392*)
Luzin, Nikolai (2290*)
Lyapin, Evgeny (1741*)
Lyapunov, Aleksandr (1182*)
Lyndon, Roger (1428*)
Lyra, Carlos (2331*)
Lyttle, Joan Birman (2462*)


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