Emmy Noether

1882 - 1935

Emmy Noether

Amalie Emmy Noether (German: [ˈnøːtɐ]; 23 March 1882 – 14 April 1935) was a German mathematician who made important contributions to abstract algebra and theoretical physics. She invariably used the name "Emmy Noether" in her life and publications. She was described by Pavel Alexandrov, Albert Einstein, Jean Dieudonné, Hermann Weyl and Norbert Wiener as the most important woman in the history of mathematics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emmy Noether has received more than 966,608 page views. Her biography is available in 67 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 43rd most popular mathematician.

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Among MATHEMATICIANS, Emmy Noether ranks 43 out of 746Before her are Gottlob Frege, George Boole, Archytas, Ada Lovelace, Johann Bernoulli, and Charles Sanders Peirce. After her are Apollonius of Perga, Ludolph van Ceulen, Eudoxus of Cnidus, Simon Stevin, Maria Gaetana Agnesi, and Sir George Stokes, 1st Baronet.

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Among people born in 1882, Emmy Noether ranks 14Before her are Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden, Lili Elbe, Ion Antonescu, Georgi Dimitrov, Max Born, and Günther von Kluge. After her are Kurt von Schleicher, Wilhelm, German Crown Prince, Edward Hopper, Melanie Klein, Zoltán Kodály, and Mohammad Mosaddegh. Among people deceased in 1935, Emmy Noether ranks 7Before her are Kazimir Malevich, Fernando Pessoa, T. E. Lawrence, Alfred Dreyfus, Józef Piłsudski, and Paul Signac. After her are Alban Berg, Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, Arthur Henderson, Astrid of Sweden, Victor Grignard, and Charles Richet.

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Among people born in Germany, Emmy Noether ranks 201 out of 3,763Before her are Michael Schumacher (1969), Konstantin von Neurath (1873), Wilhelm Dilthey (1833), Erich Hartmann (1922), Johannes Stark (1874), and Walter Ulbricht (1893). After her are Max Schreck (1879), Georgius Agricola (1494), Augustus III of Poland (1696), Baron d'Holbach (1723), Ferdinand Tönnies (1855), Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880), and Ludolph van Ceulen (1540).