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Bartel Leendert van der Waerden

1903 - 1996

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Bartel Leendert van der Waerden (Dutch: [vɑn dər ˈʋaːrdə(n)]; 2 February 1903 – 12 January 1996) was a Dutch mathematician and historian of mathematics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bartel Leendert van der Waerden has received more than 87,532 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Bartel Leendert van der Waerden is the 357th most popular mathematician (up from 441st in 2019), the 348th most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 380th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Dutch Mathematician.

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Among MATHEMATICIANS

Among mathematicians, Bartel Leendert van der Waerden ranks 357 out of 828Before him are Paul Émile Appell, Sharaf al-Dīn al-Ṭūsī, Grigory Margulis, Gemma Frisius, Carl Ludwig Siegel, and Shing-Tung Yau. After him are Alexandre-Théophile Vandermonde, John G. Kemeny, Pierre Deligne, Paul Lévy, Charles-Eugène Delaunay, and Hermann Bondi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1903, Bartel Leendert van der Waerden ranks 124Before him are John Wyndham, Candido Portinari, Michail Stasinopoulos, Amy Johnson, Nikolay Krylov, and Luigi Allemandi. After him are Alexander Imich, Boris Blacher, Nikos Zachariadis, Adelbert Schulz, Arpad Elo, and Ona Munson. Among people deceased in 1996, Bartel Leendert van der Waerden ranks 101Before him are Annabella, Dan Flavin, Leo Joseph Suenens, Amos Tversky, Neelam Sanjiva Reddy, and Brunó Ferenc Straub. After him are Tito Okello, Edison Denisov, Muhammad al-Badr, Chas Chandler, Antonín Mrkos, and Infanta María Cristina of Spain.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Bartel Leendert van der Waerden ranks 348 out of 1,209Before him are Floris II, Count of Holland (1091), Frits Philips (1905), Thomas de Keyser (1596), Allaert van Everdingen (1621), Gemma Frisius (1508), and Franciscus Donders (1818). After him are Titus Brandsma (1881), Samuel Goudsmit (1902), George Blake (1922), Huub Stevens (1953), Sharon den Adel (1974), and Anthon van Rappard (1858).

Among MATHEMATICIANS In Netherlands

Among mathematicians born in Netherlands, Bartel Leendert van der Waerden ranks 6Before him are Willebrord Snellius (1580), L. E. J. Brouwer (1881), Willem de Sitter (1872), Isaac Beeckman (1588), and Gemma Frisius (1508). After him are Auguste Kerckhoffs (1835), Hendrik C. van de Hulst (1918), Willem 's Gravesande (1688), Thomas Joannes Stieltjes (1856), and Arend Heyting (1898).