Find out more about the greatest 19th Century American Mathematicians, including Charles Sanders Peirce, Alfred North Whitehead, Norbert Wiener, Josiah Willard Gibbs and Nathaniel Bowditch.
Alfred North WhiteheadAlfred North Whitehead
15 February 1861
Mathematician, Philosopher
John Hasbrouck Van VleckJohn Hasbrouck Van Vleck
13 March 1899
Physicist, Mathematician

Edwin Powell HubbleEdwin Powell Hubble
20 November 1889
Astronomer & Mathematician

Norbert WienerNorbert Wiener
26 November 1894
Mathematician, Autobiographer, University teacher,

Josiah Willard GibbsJosiah Willard Gibbs
11 February 1839

Charles Proteus SteinmetzCharles Proteus Steinmetz
09 April 1865
Mathematician, Electrical engineer, Engineer,
Percival LowellPercival Lowell
13 March 1855
Astronomer, Mathematician

Simon NewcombSimon Newcomb
12 March 1835
Astronomer, Mathematician, Economist, Novelist,

Harry NyquistHarry Nyquist
07 February 1889
Physicist, Computer scientist, Engineer,

Nathaniel BowditchNathaniel Bowditch
26 March 1773
Mathematician, Astronomer, Actuary, Physicist,
Solomon LefschetzSolomon Lefschetz
03 September 1884
Mathematician, Topologist, University teacher

Warren WeaverWarren Weaver
17 June 1894
mathematician, university teacher, computer
Frank Nelson ColeFrank Nelson Cole

Orson PrattOrson Pratt

Eric Temple BellEric Temple Bell
07 February 1883
Mathematician, Historian of mathematics, Novelist,
Edward KasnerEdward Kasner

Benjamin PeirceBenjamin Peirce
04 April 1809
Florian CajoriFlorian Cajori

Christine Ladd-FranklinChristine Ladd-Franklin

Henry Seely WhiteHenry Seely White
Max DehnMax Dehn

Leonard Eugene DicksonLeonard Eugene Dickson
Edwin Bidwell WilsonEdwin Bidwell Wilson

Maxime BôcherMaxime Bôcher

Hubert Anson NewtonHubert Anson Newton

Francis Robbins UptonFrancis Robbins Upton
Robert AdrainRobert Adrain
30 September 1775
Carl Georg BarthCarl Georg Barth

Kelly MillerKelly Miller
18 July 1863
American mathematician