Find out more about the greatest 19th Century British Mathematicians, including George Boole, Ada Lovelace, James Clerk Maxwell, Bertrand Russell and Lewis Carroll.
George BooleGeorge Boole

02 November 1815

08 December 1864

Lincoln

Scorpio

Ada LovelaceAda Lovelace

10 December 1815

27 November 1852

London

Sagittarius

Bertrand RussellBertrand Russell

18 May 1872

02 February 1970

Trellech, Monmouthshire, UK

Taurus

Lewis CarrollLewis Carroll

27 January 1832

14 January 1898

England

Aquarius

William Thomson, 1st Baron KelvinWilliam Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin

26 June 1824

17 December 1907

Belfast

Cancer

Alfred North WhiteheadAlfred North Whitehead

15 February 1861

30 December 1947

Ramsgate, Kent, England

Aquarius

G. H. HardyG. H. Hardy

07 February 1877

01 December 1947

Cranleigh, United Kingdom

Aquarius

Lord KelvinLord Kelvin

26 June 1824

17 December 1907

Belfast, Ireland

Cancer

Arthur EddingtonArthur Eddington

28 December 1882

22 November 1944

Kendal

Capricorn

Ronald RossRonald Ross

13 May 1857

16 September 1932

Almora

Taurus

John VennJohn Venn

04 August 1834

04 April 1923

Kingston upon Hull

Leo

Sir George Stokes, 1st BaronetSir George Stokes, 1st Baronet

13 August 1819

01 February 1903

Skreen

Leo

William Henry BraggWilliam Henry Bragg

02 July 1862

10 March 1942

Wigton

Cancer

Arthur CayleyArthur Cayley

16 August 1821

26 January 1895

Richmond, Surrey, UK

Leo

Edward Arthur MilneEdward Arthur Milne

14 February 1896

21 September 1950

Kingston upon Hull

Aquarius

Sir William Rowan HamiltonSir William Rowan Hamilton

04 August 1805

02 September 1865

Dublin, Republic of Ireland

Leo

James Clerk MaxwellJames Clerk Maxwell
Ronald FisherRonald Fisher

17 February 1890

29 July 1962

East Finchley

Aquarius

Mary Everest BooleMary Everest Boole

1832 AD

1916 AD

Wickwar

Karl PearsonKarl Pearson

27 March 1857

27 April 1936

London

Aries

Oliver HeavisideOliver Heaviside

18 May 1850

03 February 1925

Camden Town

Taurus

Charles WheatstoneCharles Wheatstone

06 February 1802

19 October 1875

Gloucester

Aquarius

William Lawrence BraggWilliam Lawrence Bragg

31 March 1890

01 July 1971

Adelaide

Aries

Mary SomervilleMary Somerville

26 December 1780

28 November 1872

Jedburgh

Capricorn

Alastair DennistonAlastair Denniston

01 December 1881

01 January 1961

Greenock

Sagittarius

George DarwinGeorge Darwin

09 July 1845

07 December 1912

London Borough of Bromley

Cancer

G. I. TaylorG. I. Taylor

07 March 1886

27 June 1975

England

Pisces

Charles Howard HintonCharles Howard Hinton

1853 AD

30 April 1907

England

James Joseph SylvesterJames Joseph Sylvester

03 September 1814

15 March 1897

London

Virgo

Eric Temple BellEric Temple Bell

07 February 1883

21 December 1960

Peterhead

Aquarius

Francis Ysidro EdgeworthFrancis Ysidro Edgeworth

08 February 1845

13 February 1926

County Longford

Aquarius

Lewis Fry RichardsonLewis Fry Richardson

11 October 1881

30 September 1953

Newcastle upon Tyne

Libra

John Edensor LittlewoodJohn Edensor Littlewood

09 June 1885

06 September 1977

Rochester

Gemini

Joseph LarmorJoseph Larmor

John Couch AdamsJohn Couch Adams

05 June 1819

21 January 1892

Laneast

Gemini

Dugald StewartDugald Stewart

John PlayfairJohn Playfair
Arthur SchusterArthur Schuster

Alexander John EllisAlexander John Ellis

14 June 1814

28 October 1890

London

Gemini

George SalmonGeorge Salmon

Udny YuleUdny Yule
John ColensoJohn Colenso

William MooreWilliam Moore
James MercerJames Mercer

Henry John Stephen SmithHenry John Stephen Smith

James MacCullaghJames MacCullagh

G. S. CarrG. S. Carr
Patrick KellyPatrick Kelly

William EmersonWilliam Emerson

14 May 1701

20 May 1782

Hurworth-on-Tees, United Kingdom

Taurus

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