17th Century Mathematicians
Galileo GalileiGalileo Galilei
15 February 1564, Italian
Astronomer
René DéscartesRené Déscartes
31 March 1596, French
Mathematician, Philosopher and Writer

Blaise PascalBlaise Pascal
19 June 1623, French
French Mathematician, Physicist, Inventor, Writer

Johannes KeplerJohannes Kepler
27 December 1571, German
Astronomer, Mathematician & Astrologer

Gottfried W. LeibnizGottfried W. Leibniz
01 July 1646, German
Philosopher, Mathematician

John DeeJohn Dee
13 July 1527, British
Mathematician, Philosopher
Christiaan HuygensChristiaan Huygens
14 April 1629, Dutch
Mathematician

Pierre de FermatPierre de Fermat
17 August 1601, French
Lawyer

Edmond HalleyEdmond Halley
08 November 1656, British
Astronomer
Johann BernoulliJohann Bernoulli
06 August 1667, Swiss
Mathematician

Jacob BernoulliJacob Bernoulli
27 December 1654, Swiss
Mathematician
Evangelista TorricelliEvangelista Torricelli
15 October 1608, Italian
Physicist

Giovanni Domenico CassiniGiovanni Domenico Cassini
08 June 1625, French, Italian
Astronomer and Mathematician

Gottfried Wilhelm LeibnizGottfried Wilhelm Leibniz
01 July 1646, German
Philosopher

Johan de WittJohan de Witt
24 September 1625
Mathematician, Politician

Juana Inés de la CruzJuana Inés de la Cruz
12 November 1651, Mexican
Poet, Nun, Writer, Mathematician, Philosopher,
Jakob BernoulliJakob Bernoulli
01 January 1655, Swiss
Mathematician

Brook TaylorBrook Taylor
18 August 1685, British
Mathematician

Colin MaclaurinColin Maclaurin
01 February 1698, British, Scottish
Edinburgh

Abraham de MoivreAbraham de Moivre
26 May 1667, French
Mathematician, Statistician
Robert FluddRobert Fludd
17 January 1574, British
Physician

William WhistonWilliam Whiston
09 December 1667, British
Mathematician, Physicist, Historian, University
John WallisJohn Wallis
23 November 1616, British
mathematician, philosopher, musicologist,

Isaac BarrowIsaac Barrow
30 September 1630, British
Mathematician

William PettyWilliam Petty
26 May 1623, British
Economist
Marin MersenneMarin Mersenne
08 September 1588, French
Philosopher, Theologian, Mathematician,

Pierre GassendiPierre Gassendi
22 January 1592, French
Philosopher, Mathematician, Astronomer, Professor,
Nicolas Fatio de DuillierNicolas Fatio de Duillier
16 February 1664, Swiss
astronomer, mathematician

Ferdinand VerbiestFerdinand Verbiest
09 October 1623, Belgian
Missionary

Pierre VernierPierre Vernier
19 August 1580, French
Mathematician
James GregoryJames Gregory
31 October 1638, Scottish
mathematician, astronomer, inventor,university

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Seki TakakazuSeki Takakazu
1642 AD, Japanese
Mathematician
Henry BriggsHenry Briggs
01 February 1561, British
Mathematician

Antoine ArnauldAntoine Arnauld
06 February 1612, French
Philosopher

Giovanni Alfonso BorelliGiovanni Alfonso Borelli
28 January 1608, Italian
Physicist, Mathematician, Astronomer, Historian of

Pieter van MusschenbroekPieter van Musschenbroek
14 March 1692, Dutch
Scientist
Edmund GunterEdmund Gunter
1581 AD, British
Mathematician
Thomas BartholinThomas Bartholin
20 October 1616, Danish
Physician

Guarino GuariniGuarino Guarini
17 January 1624, Italian
Architect

Girard DesarguesGirard Desargues
21 February 1591, French
Mathematician

Gilles de RobervalGilles de Roberval
09 August 1602, French
Mathematician
John MachinJohn Machin
1686 AD, British
Mathematician

John HadleyJohn Hadley
16 April 1682, British
Mathematician

Theophan ProkopovichTheophan Prokopovich
18 June 1681, Ukrainian, Russian
Theologian

Thomas BrattleThomas Brattle
20 June 1658, American
Merchant

John GreavesJohn Greaves
1602 AD, British
Mathematician, astronomer, and antiquary
Giovanni CevaGiovanni Ceva
07 December 1647, Italian
Mathematician

MinggantuMinggantu
1692 AD, Chinese, Mongolian
Astronomer
Bernard Forest de BelidorBernard Forest de Belidor
1698 AD, Spanish, French
Engineer

Georg StiernhielmGeorg Stiernhielm
07 August 1598, Swedish
Civil servant

Diego de Torres VillarroelDiego de Torres Villarroel
17 June 1693, Spanish
Writer
Johannes HuddeJohannes Hudde
23 April 1628, Dutch
Mathematician

John BainbridgeJohn Bainbridge
1582 AD, British
Astronomer
Takebe KenkōTakebe Kenkō
1664 AD, Japanese
Mathematician

Georg Bernhard BilfingerGeorg Bernhard Bilfinger
23 January 1693, German
Philosopher

Tommaso CevaTommaso Ceva
20 December 1648, Italian
Mathematician

Domenico GuglielminiDomenico Guglielmini
27 September 1655, Italian
Mathematician

Mei JuechengMei Juecheng
19 May 1681, Chinese
Politician
Mei WendingMei Wending
1633 AD, Chinese
Writer

Zhi zao LiZhi zao Li
1565 AD, Chinese
Mathematician