Find out more about the greatest 19th Century Mathematicians, including George Boole, Ada Lovelace, Srinivasa Ramanujan, James Clerk Maxwell and Bertrand Russell

19th Century Mathematicians
Find out more about the greatest 19th Century Mathematicians, including George Boole, Ada Lovelace, Srinivasa Ramanujan, Lewis Carroll and David Hilbert.
Srinivasa RamanujanSrinivasa Ramanujan

22 December 1887

Indian

Ada LovelaceAda Lovelace

10 December 1815

British

Bertrand RussellBertrand Russell

18 May 1872

British,Welsh

Lewis CarrollLewis Carroll

27 January 1832

British

Emmy NoetherEmmy Noether

23 March 1882

German

David HilbertDavid Hilbert

23 January 1862

German

G. H. HardyG. H. Hardy

07 February 1877

British

Georg CantorGeorg Cantor

03 March 1845

German,Russian

Pierre-Simon LaplacePierre-Simon Laplace

23 March 1749

French

Bernhard RiemannBernhard Riemann

17 September 1826

German

Sophie GermainSophie Germain

01 April 1776

French

Max BornMax Born

11 December 1882

German

Joseph FourierJoseph Fourier

21 March 1768

French

George BooleGeorge Boole

02 November 1815

British

Alfred North WhiteheadAlfred North Whitehead

15 February 1861

British,American

Augustin-Louis CauchyAugustin-Louis Cauchy

21 August 1789

French

Arthur EddingtonArthur Eddington

28 December 1882

British

Niels Henrik AbelNiels Henrik Abel

05 August 1802

Norwegian

Hermann MinkowskiHermann Minkowski

22 June 1864

German

Carl Gustav Jacob JacobiCarl Gustav Jacob Jacobi

10 December 1804

German

Carl F. GaussCarl F. Gauss

30 April 1777

German

Ronald RossRonald Ross

13 May 1857

British

Richard DedekindRichard Dedekind

06 October 1831

German

Karl WeierstrassKarl Weierstrass

31 October 1815

German

John VennJohn Venn

04 August 1834

British

Adrien-Marie LegendreAdrien-Marie Legendre

18 September 1752

French

Peter Gustav Lejeune DirichletPeter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet

13 February 1805

German

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

13 August 1819

British

Arthur CayleyArthur Cayley

16 August 1821

British

Lord KelvinLord Kelvin

26 June 1824

British

Christian DopplerChristian Doppler

29 November 1803

Austrian

Charles HermiteCharles Hermite

24 December 1822

French

Felix Christian KleinFelix Christian Klein

25 April 1849

German

William Henry BraggWilliam Henry Bragg

02 July 1862

British

Edwin Powell HubbleEdwin Powell Hubble

20 November 1889

American

Carl Ludwig SiegelCarl Ludwig Siegel

31 December 1896

German

James MaxwellJames Maxwell

13 June 1831

Scottish

Évariste GaloisÉvariste Galois

25 October 1811

French

Igor Yevgenyevich TammIgor Tamm

08 July 1895

Soviet Russian

Henri PoincareHenri Poincare

29 April 1854

French

Sir William Rowan HamiltonSir William Rowan Hamilton

04 August 1805

Irish

John Hasbrouck Van VleckJohn Hasbrouck Van Vleck

13 March 1899

American

Paul BernaysPaul Bernays

17 October 1888

Swiss

Edward Arthur MilneEdward Arthur Milne

14 February 1896

British

Hermann Klaus Hugo WeylHermann Klaus Hugo Weyl

09 November 1885

German

Carl Friedrich GaussCarl Friedrich Gauss

30 April 1777

German

James Clerk MaxwellJames Clerk Maxwell

British,Scottish

Edmund HusserlEdmund Husserl

08 April 1859

Austrian,Czech,German

Ronald FisherRonald Fisher

17 February 1890

British

Charles Sanders PeirceCharles Sanders Peirce

10 September 1839

American

Joseph-Louis LagrangeJoseph-Louis Lagrange

25 January 1736

French,Italian

Oswald SpenglerOswald Spengler

29 May 1880

German

Norbert WienerNorbert Wiener

26 November 1894

American

Karl PearsonKarl Pearson

27 March 1857

British

Gottlob FregeGottlob Frege

08 November 1848

German

William Rowan HamiltonWilliam Rowan Hamilton

04 August 1805

Irish

Emanuel LaskerEmanuel Lasker

German,Polish

José Ortega y GassetJosé Ortega y Gasset

09 May 1883

Spanish

John Edensor LittlewoodJohn Edensor Littlewood

09 June 1885

British

Oliver HeavisideOliver Heaviside

18 May 1850

British

Mary SomervilleMary Somerville

26 December 1780

British,Scottish

Percival LowellPercival Lowell

13 March 1855

American

Sofia KovalevskayaSofia Kovalevskaya

Russian

Josiah Willard GibbsJosiah Willard Gibbs

American

Stefan BanachStefan Banach

30 March 1892

Polish

Nicolas Léonard Sadi CarnotNicolas Léonard Sadi Carnot

01 June 1796

French

Hermann WeylHermann Weyl

09 November 1885

German,American

Andrey MarkovAndrey Markov

02 June 1856

Russian

Karl SchwarzschildKarl Schwarzschild

09 October 1873

German

Siméon Denis PoissonSiméon Denis Poisson

21 June 1781

French

Charles WheatstoneCharles Wheatstone

06 February 1802

British

Gaspard MongeGaspard Monge

09 May 1746

French

Giuseppe PeanoGiuseppe Peano

27 August 1858

Italian

Pafnuty ChebyshevPafnuty Chebyshev

04 May 1821

Russian

S. R. RanganathanS. R. Ranganathan

09 August 1892

Indian

Felix KleinFelix Klein

25 April 1849

German

Charles Proteus SteinmetzCharles Proteus Steinmetz

09 April 1865

German,American

Jacques HadamardJacques Hadamard

08 December 1865

French

Rudolf ClausiusRudolf Clausius

02 January 1822

German

Léon WalrasLéon Walras

16 December 1834

French