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   • Abbott, Edwin Abbott (1838–1926)
   • Abel, Niels Henrik (1802–1829)
   • Abu'l Wafa al-Buzjani (AD 940–998)
   • Agnesi, Maria Gaetana (17181799)
   • Ahrens, Wilhelm Ernst Martin Georg (1872–1927)
   • Aiken, Howard (1900–1973)
   • Alcuin (735–804)
   • Alembert, Jean Le Rond d' (1717–1783)
   • Alhazen (Abu Ali al Hassan ibn al Haitham) (c.965–c.1040)
   • Al-Khowarizmi (c.780–850)
   • Apollonius of Perge (c.262–c.190 BC)
   • Archimedes of Syracuse (c.287–212 BC)
   • Archytas of Tarentum (c.428–c.350 BC)
   • Aristotle of Stagira (384–322 BC)
   • Aryabhata the Elder (AD 476–c.550)
   • Atiyah, Michael Francis (1929–)

   • Babbage, Charles (1791–1871)
   • Bachet de Méziriac, Claude-Gaspar (1581–1638)
   • Ball, Walter Rouse (1850–1925)
   • Banach, Stefan (1892–1945)
   • Barbaro, Daniele (1513–1570)
   • Barlow, Peter (1776–1862)
   • Barrow, Isaac (1630–1677)
   • Bayes, Thomas (1702–1761)
   • Bell, Eric Temple (1883–1960)
   • Bernoulli family
   • Bessel, Friedrich Wilhelm (1784–1846)
   • Birkhoff, George David (1884–1944)
   • Bólyai, János (1802–1860)
   • Bonaparte, Napoleon (1769–1821)
   • Boole (Stott), Alicia (1860–1940)
   • Boole, George (1815–1864)
   • Borel, Emile (1871–1956)
   • Bourbaki, Nicholas
   • Brahmagupta (c. AD 598–c.665)
   • Briggs, Henry (1561–1630)
   • Bronowski, Jacob (1908–1974)
   • Brouwer, Luitzen Egbertus Jan (1881–1966)
   • Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, Comte de (1707–1788)
   • Byron, (Augusta) Ada (1815–1852)

   • Cantor, Georg Ferdinand Ludwig Philipp (1845–1918)
   • Cardano, Girolamo (1501–1570)
   • Carroll, Lewis (1832–1898)
   • Cauchy, Augustin Louis, Baron (1789–1857)
   • Cayley, Arthur (1821–1895)
   • Ceva, Giovanni (1647–1734)
   • Chaitin, Gregory (1947–)
   • Church, Alonzo (1903–1995)
   • Clairaut, Alexis Claude (1713–1765)
   • Clifford, William Kingdon (1845–1879)
   • Conway, John Horton (1937–)
   • Coxeter, Harold Scott MacDonald (1907–2003)

   • de Moivre, Abraham (1667–1754)
   • de Morgan, Augustus (1806–1871)
   • Dedekind, (Julius Wilhelm) Richard (1831–1916)
   • Dee, John (1527–1609)
   • Desargues, Girard (1591–1661)
   • Descartes, René (1596–1650)
   • Dewdney, Alexander Keewatin (1941–)
   • Diophantus of Alexandria (AD c.200–c.284)
   • Dirac, Paul Adrien Maurice (1902–1984)
   • Dirichlet, Peter Gustav Lejeune (1805–1859)
   • Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge (Lewis Carroll)
   • Dudeney, Henry Ernest (1857–1930)
   • Dunsany, Edward Plunkett (Lord) (1878–1957)
   • Dürer, Albrecht (1471–1528)

   • Eratosthenes of Cyrene (c.276–c.195 BC)
   • Erdös, Paul (1913–1996)
   • Escher, M(aurits) C(ornelius) (1898–1972)
   • Euclid of Alexandria (c.330–270 BC)
   • Eudoxus of Cnidus (c.400–c.347 BC)
   • Euler, Leonhard (1707–1783)

   • Fadiman, Cliftom (1904–1999)
   • Fermat, Pierre de (1601–1665)
   • Fibonacci, Leonardo (c.1175–1250)
   • Fisher, Adrian
   • Fourier, (Jean Baptiste) Joseph, Baron (1768–1830)
   • Fredholm, Erik Ivar (1866–1927)
   • Frege, Friedrich Ludwig Gottlob (1848–1925)
   • Frénicle de Bessy, Bernard (1602–1675)
   • Friedmann, Alexander Alexandrovich (1888–1925)

   • Galileo (Galilei, Galileo) (1564–1642)
   • Galois, Évariste (1811–1832)
   • Galton, Francis (1822–1911)
   • Gamow, George (1904–1968)
   • Gardner, Martin (1914–2010)
   • Gauss, Carl Friedrich (1777–1855)
   • Germain, Sophie (1776–1831)
   • G÷del, Kurt (1906–1978)
   • Golomb, Solomon W. (1932–)
   • Graham, Ronald L. (1932–)
   • Green, George (1793–1841)
   • Guy, Richard Kenneth (1916–)

   • Hamilton, William Rowan (1805–1865)
   • Hardy, G(odfrey) H(arold) (1877–1947)
   • Hausdorff, Felix (1868–1942)
   • Hein, Piet (1905–1996)
   • Hermite, Charles (1822–1901)
   • Hero of Alexandria (1st century AD)
   • Hilbert, David (1862–1943)
   • Hinton, Charles Howard (1853–1907)
   • Hippias of Elis (fl. 5th century BC)
   • Hofstadter, Douglas R. (1945–)
   • Hogben, Lancelot Thomas (1895–1975)
   • Hôpital, Guillaume Franšois Antoine, Marquis de l' (1661–1704)
   • Hunter, J(ames) A(lston) H(ope)
   • Huygens, Christiaan (1629–1695)
   • Hypatia of Alexandria (c. AD 370–417)

   • Jacobi, Karl Gustav Jacob (1804–1851)
   • Jordan, (Marie-Ennemond) Camille (1838–1922)

   • Kasner, Edward (1876–1955)
   • Kepler, Johannes (1571–1630)
   • Kirkman, Thomas Penyngton (1806–1895)
   • Klein, Christian Felix (1849–1925)
   • Kolmogorov, Andrei Nikolaievich (1903–1987)
   • Kronecker, Leopold (1823–1891)

   • Lagrange, Joseph Louis de (1736–1813)
   • Lambert, Johann Heinrich (1728–1777)
   • Laplace, Pierre Simon de (1749–1827)
   • Lebesgue, Henri Léon (1875–1941)
   • Legendre, Adrien Marie (1752–1833)
   • Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm von (1646–1716)
   • Leurechon, Jean (c.1591–1670)
   • Lie, Marius Sophus (1842–1899)
   • Lobachevsky, Nikolai Ivanovich (1793–1856)
   • Loyd, Sam (1841–1911)
   • Lucas, (Francois) Edouard (Anatole) (1842–1891)

   • Maclaurin, Colin (1698–1746)
   • MacMahon, Percy Alexander (1854–1929)
   • Mandelbrot, Benoit B. (1924–2010)
   • Maupertuis, Pierre Louis Moreau de (1698–1759)
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   • Menaechmus (c.380–c.320 BC)
   • Mersenne, Marin (1588–1648)
   • Minkowski, Hermann (1864–1909)
   • Mittag-Leffler, (Magnus) G÷sta (1846–1927)
   • Moivre, Abraham de (1667–1754)
   • Monge, Gaspard (1746–1818)
   • Montucla, Jean Etienne (1725–1799)
   • Mydorge, Claude (1585–1647)

   • Napier, John (1550–1617)
   • Nash, John Forbes Jr. (1928–)
   • Newton, Isaac (1642–1727)
   • Noether, Emmy (Amalie) (1882–1935)

   • Omar Khayyaam (1048–1122)
   • Oresme, Nicole
   • Oughtred, William (1575–1660)
   • Ozanam, Jacques (1640–1717)

   • Pacioli, Luca (1445–1517)
   • Pappus of Alexandria (lived c. AD 300)
   • Pascal, Blaise (1623–1662)
   • Peano, Guiseppe (1858–1932)
   • Pearson, Keith (1857–1936)
   • Penrose, Roger (1931–)
   • Perelman, Yakov Isidorovitch (1882–1942)
   • Perigal, Henry (1801–1898)
   • Plato (428–348 BC)
   • Poincare, (Jules) Henri (1854–1912)
   • Poinsot, Louis (1777–1859)
   • Poisson, Siméon Denis (1781–1840)
   • Poncelet, Jean Victor (1788–1867)
   • Pythagoras of Samos (c.569–c.500 BC)

   • Ramanujan, Srinivasa Aaiyangar (1887–1920)
   • Recorde, Robert (c.1510–1558)
   • Riemann, (Georg Friedrich) Bernhard (1826–1866)
   • Robinson, Abraham (1918–1974)
   • Rucker, Rudy (Rudolf von Bitter) (1946–)
   • Russell, Bertrand Arthur William (1872–1970)

   • Saccheri, Giovanni Girolamo (1667–1733)
   • Schläfli, Ludwig (1814–1895)
   • Schwarzschild, Karl (1873–1916)
   • Shannon, Claude Elwood (1916–2001)
   • Sierpinski, Waclaw Franciszek (1882–1969)
   • Smullyan, Raymond (1919–)
   • Stanhope, Earl of
   • Steiner, Jakob (1796–1863)
   • Steinhaus, Hugo Dyonizy (1887–1972)
   • Stevinus, Simon (1548–1620)
   • Stokes, George Gabriel (1819–1903)
   • Sylvester, James Joseph (1814–1897)

   • Tait, Peter Guthrie (1831–1901)
   • Tarry, Gaston (1843–1913)
   • Tarski, Alfred (1902–1983)
   • Tartaglia, Niccolˇ Fontana (1499–1557)
   • Thales of Miletus (c.624–545 BC)
   • Thomson, D'Arcy Wentworth (1860–1948)
   • Turing, Alan Mathison (1912–1954)

   • Ulam, Stanislaw Marcin (1909–1984)

   • Veblen, Oswald (1880–1960)
   • Von Neumann, John (1903–1957)

   • Wallis, John (1616–1703)
   • Weierstrass, Karl Wilhelm Theodor (1815–1897)
   • Wessel, Caspar (1745–1818)
   • Weyl, Hermann Klaus Hugo (1885–1955)
   • Whitehead, Alfred North (1861–1947)
   • Wiener, Norbert (1894–1964)
   • Wiles, Andrew (1953–)

   • Zöllner, Johann Karl Friedrich (1834–1882)

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