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Collective Biography Sites:

Biographical Dictionary - Mathematicians Scroll down alphabetical list for last name of mathematician.

Biographies of Women Mathematicians Click on Names in Alphabetical Order and then click on letter of last name.

Black Physicists Scroll down for links to Shirley A. Jackson, Meredith C. Gourdine, Warren Henry, and J. Ernest Wilkins, Jr.

Black Women in Mathematics - "less than 1% of all mathematicians are Black and 25% of these are women"

Chronological List of Mathematicians

Distinguished Women of Past and Present - Mathematics - scroll through the timeline for links to biographies

Eric Weisstein's World of Biography Look on left-hand side of page for “Alphabetical Index” and click on it.  Click on the letter for the first letter of the mathematician's last name.

Info Please - Mathematicians  Scroll down alphabetical list for last name of mathematician.

The Lehmers at Berkeley profiles mathematicians Derrick Norman Lehmer, Derrick Henry Lehmer, and Emma Trotskaia Lehmer, known for research in number theory, computational mathematics, and Fermat's Last Theorem.

Mac Tutor History of Math - Biographies Search by last name or by time period.

 Math Marvels - high school students "interview" past mathematicians

Mathematician Biography Sites

Mathematicians of the 17th and 18th Century

Mathematicians of the Black Diaspora  Scroll through the listings for links to famous Black mathematicians including Benjamin Banneker and  J. Ernest Wilkins, Jr.

Periodic Table of Mathematicians

Biographies of Women Mathematicians

World Great Mathematians

Numbers     Individual Mathematicians:                

Maria Agnesi Galileo Galilei


David Hilbert
Charles Babbage Johannes Kepler
Benjamin Banneker Sofia Kovalevskaya
James Bernoulli Joseph Louis Lagrange
George Boole Leonardo of Pisa (Fibonacci)
Ada Byron, Lady Lovelace John Napier
Henry Cavendish Sir Isaac Newton

John Dalton

Emmy Nöther
René Descartes Blaise Pascal

Albert Einstein

Euclid Alan Turing
Leonard Euler G. W. von Leibniz
Pierre de Fermat John Von Neumann

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Last Updated Sunday, October 17, 2010