Alan Turing

23 June 1912

Mathematician

Ada Lovelace

10 December 1815

Countess of Lovelace

Bertrand Russell

18 May 1872

Philosopher

Lewis Carroll

27 January 1832

Author, Mathematician and Photographer

Charles Babbage

26 December 1791

Father of the computer

Paul Dirac

08 August 1902

Physicist

Roger Penrose

08 August 1931

Mathematician

John Dee

13 July 1527

Mathematician, Philosopher

George Boole

02 November 1815

Mathematician, Philosopher and Logician

G. H. Hardy

07 February 1877

Mathematician

Alfred North Whitehead

15 February 1861

Mathematician, Philosopher

Edmond Halley

08 November 1656

Astronomer

Arthur Eddington

28 December 1882

Astronomer

Ronald Ross

13 May 1857

Medical doctor

Michael Atiyah

22 April 1929

Mathematician

John Venn

04 August 1834

Mathematician

Sir George Stokes, 1st Baronet

13 August 1819

Mathematician

William Henry Bragg

02 July 1862

Nobel Prize Winner in Physics

Arthur Cayley

16 August 1821

Mathematician

Lord Kelvin

26 June 1824

Mathematician, Physicist

Edward Arthur Milne

14 February 1896

Astrophysicist

William Hopkins

02 February 1793

Mathematician, Geologist

James Clerk Maxwell

13 June 1831

Scientist

Freeman Dyson

15 December 1923

Mathematician, Theoretical physicist, Nuclear

John Horton Conway

26 December 1937

Mathematician

Stephen Wolfram

29 August 1959

Mathematician, Physicist, Computer scientist,

Andrew Wiles

11 April 1953

Mathematician, University teacher

Augustus De Morgan

27 June 1806

British mathematician

John Lennox

07 November 1943

mathematician, philosopher of science, university

Oliver Heaviside

18 May 1850

Mathematician, Physicist, Engineer, Telegraphy

Karl Pearson

27 March 1857

Mathematician, Historian of mathematics,

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Mary Somerville

26 December 1780

Mathematician, Linguist, Translator, Astronomer,

Thomas Bayes

1702 AD

Mathematician, Statistician

John Herschel

07 March 1792

Polymath

Marcus du Sautoy

26 August 1965

Mathematician, Academic, University teacher,

John Edensor Littlewood

09 June 1885

Mathematician, University teacher

Jacob Bronowski

18 January 1908

Mathematician, Poet, Non-fiction writer

Timothy Gowers

20 November 1963

Mathematician, University teacher

Thomas Harriot

1560 AD

Mathematician, explorer, astronomer

Peter Hilton

07 April 1923

mathematician, topologist, university teacher

Robert Fludd

17 January 1574

Physician

William Whewell

24 May 1794

Economist, Physicist, Historian, Philosopher,

John Wallis

23 November 1616

mathematician, philosopher, musicologist,

Brook Taylor

18 August 1685

Mathematician

Alastair Denniston

01 December 1881

Field hockey player, Cryptographer, Mathematician

John Maynard Smith

06 February 1920

Mathematician

William Playfair

22 September 1759

Economist, Mathematician, Engineer, Statistician

I. J. Good

09 December 1916

Mathematician, Cryptographer, Computer scientist,

Richard Price

23 February 1723

Philosopher

Colin Maclaurin

01 February 1698

Edinburgh

David Brewster

11 December 1781

Botanist, Civil engineer, Physicist, Engineer,

W. T. Tutte

14 May 1917

Mathematician

Richard Borcherds

29 November 1959

Mathematician

Frank P. Ramsey

22 February 1903

Mathematician, Philosopher, Economist

Ruth Lawrence

02 August 1971

Mathematician, Topologist, University teacher

Simon Donaldson

20 August 1957

Mathematician

William Kingdon Clifford

04 May 1845

Mathematician

Isaac Barrow

30 September 1630

Mathematician

William Petty

26 May 1623

Economist

George Biddell Airy

27 July 1801

Mathematician

George Darwin

09 July 1845

Barrister

James Jeans

11 September 1877

Physicist

Lewis Fry Richardson

11 October 1881

Paramedic, Cartographer, Mathematician,

James Joseph Sylvester

03 September 1814

Mathematician, Actuary, University teacher

Hertha Ayrton

28 April 1854

Engineer

Maurice Wilkes

26 June 1913

Computer scientist, Engineer, Physicist,

William Whiston

09 December 1667

Mathematician, Physicist, Historian, University

Andrew Hodges

1949 AD

mathematician, physicist, historian of

Harold Scott MacDonald Coxeter

09 February 1907

Mathematician

Francis Ysidro Edgeworth

08 February 1845

Economist, Statistician, Lawyer, Mathematician

William Penney, Baron Penney

24 June 1909

Mathematician

Thomas Chalmers

17 March 1780

Mathematician, Theologian, Writer, University

William Oughtred

05 March 1575

mathematician, inventor, minister

John Arbuthnot

29 April 1667

Physician

Dugald Stewart

22 November 1753

Philosopher

G. I. Taylor

07 March 1886

Physicist, Engineer, Mathematician, Meteorologist

Charles Howard Hinton

1853 AD

Mathematician, writer, science fiction writer

John Couch Adams

05 June 1819

Mathematician, Astronomer, University teacher

E. T. Whittaker

24 October 1873

Mathematician

Keith Devlin

16 March 1947

Mathematician, University teacher, Journalist

Eric Temple Bell

07 February 1883

Mathematician, Historian of mathematics, Novelist,

Clifford Cocks

28 December 1950

Cryptographer, Mathematician

Edmund Gunter

1581 AD

Mathematician

Hermann Bondi

01 November 1919

Mathematician

Harold Jeffreys

22 April 1891

Mathematical statistician

Mary Everest Boole

1832 AD

mathematician, philosopher

Klaus Roth

29 October 1925

Mathematician

Thomas Digges

1546 AD

Mathematician

John Playfair

10 March 1748

Mathematician

Udny Yule

Tom Kilburn

11 August 1921

Computer scientist

Horace Lamb

27 November 1849

Mathematician

Alexander John Ellis

14 June 1814

Linguist, Musicologist, Music theorist,

Douglas Hartree

27 March 1897

Mathematician