Evelyn Boyd Granville

1924 - Today

Evelyn Boyd Granville

Evelyn Boyd Granville (born May 1, 1924) was the second African-American woman to receive a Ph.D. in mathematics from an American University; she earned it in 1949 from Yale University. She graduated from Smith College in 1945. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Evelyn Boyd Granville has received more than 60,956 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 722nd most popular mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, Evelyn Boyd Granville ranks 722 out of 746Before her are Vladimir Voevodsky, W. T. Tutte, Martin Davis, Elon Lindenstrauss, Ken Ribet, and Abu'l-Hasan al-Uqlidisi. After her are Andrei Okounkov, Luis Caffarelli, Irving Kaplansky, Harish-Chandra, Caucher Birkar, and Claire Voisin.

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Among people born in 1924, Evelyn Boyd Granville ranks 294Before her are Gail Russell, Nicholas Colasanto, Freddie Bartholomew, Vicki Draves, Louie Bellson, and Norman Fell. After her are Russell Johnson, Frank Lautenberg, Mal Whitfield, Frank Church, Juan Ponce Enrile, and Dolores Gray.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Evelyn Boyd Granville ranks 7,966 out of 12,171Before her are Gloria DeHaven (1925), Kristen Pfaff (1967), AnnaSophia Robb (1993), Rick Santorum (1958), Rosalind Chao (1957), and Michaela Conlin (1978). After her are Maya Rudolph (1972), Keegan-Michael Key (1971), Tracy Hickman (1955), Andrew Sarris (1928), Sydnee Steele (1968), and James Skivring Smith (1825).

Among MATHEMATICIANS In United States

Among mathematicians born in United States, Evelyn Boyd Granville ranks 59Before her are Marston Morse (1892), Gregory Chaitin (1947), Rudy Rucker (1946), Richard Garfield (1963), Martin Davis (1928), and Ken Ribet (1948). After her are Sal Khan (1976), Bill Gosper (1943), Eric W. Weisstein (1969), and Daniel J. Bernstein (1971).

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