Florian Cajori

1859 - 1930

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Florian Cajori (February 28, 1859 – August 14 or 15, 1930) was a Swiss-American historian of mathematics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Florian Cajori has received more than 97,474 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Florian Cajori is the 385th most popular historian (down from 301st in 2019), the 528th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 449th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Historian.

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Among historians, Florian Cajori ranks 385 out of 339Before him are Charles A. Beard, Minhaj-i-Siraj, Kenneth Clark, Alfred W. Crosby, Hermann Oldenberg, and Arthur Smith Woodward. After him are Christopher Browning, Robert Service, Carroll Quigley, Abd-al-Razzāq Samarqandī, William of Newburgh, and Robert Jay Lifton.

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Among people born in 1859, Florian Cajori ranks 118Before him are Juan Campisteguy, Carrie Chapman Catt, Josephine Crowell, Anatole Le Braz, Victor Herbert, and Karel Halíř. After him are Vjenceslav Novak, Cecilia Grierson, Alfredo Baquerizo, Juan Antonio Escurra, José Sánchez-Guerra y Martínez, and Paolo Orsi. Among people deceased in 1930, Florian Cajori ranks 100Before him are Gabriel Miró, Gombojab Tsybikov, Šatrijos Ragana, Rainer Ludwig Claisen, Eduard David, and Alfred John Keene. After him are Maria Polydouri, Rebecca Latimer Felton, Varlam Avanesov, Mary Whiton Calkins, Henri Jobier, and Mary Harrison McKee.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Florian Cajori ranks 528 out of 876Before him are Alain Geiger (1960), Renée Colliard (1933), Pascal Zuberbühler (1971), Heinz Schiller (1930), Jo Vonlanthen (1942), and Robert Emden (1862). After him are Hans Pulver (1902), Loris Kessel (1950), Toni Branca (1916), Ernst Stueckelberg (1905), Georges de Rham (1903), and Marco Giampaolo (1967).

Among HISTORIANS In Switzerland

Among historians born in Switzerland, Florian Cajori ranks 4Before him are Jacob Burckhardt (1818), Heinrich Wölfflin (1864), and Johann Jakob Bachofen (1815).