25th May

Mathematicians who were born or died on 25th May

Mathematicians born on this day:

1828 : Peterson
1919 : Smullyan

Mathematicians who died on this day:

1555 : Gemma Frisius
1676 : Rahn
1807 : Vilant
1946 : Daniell
1956 : Radon
1963 : Boggio
1972 : Silva

Posters available   (Click on a link below)

Karl Peterson Regnier Gemma Frisius Johann Radon

Theorem of the day from Robin Whitty Mathematician of the week

A quotation for today

Raymond Smullyan (1919 - )

Why should I be worried about dying? It's not going to happen in my lifetime!

Another quotation by one of today's mathematicians

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