G. H. Hardy

1877 - 1947

G. H. Hardy

Godfrey Harold Hardy (7 February 1877 – 1 December 1947) was an English mathematician, known for his achievements in number theory and mathematical analysis. In biology, he is known for the Hardy–Weinberg principle, a basic principle of population genetics. G. H. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of G. H. Hardy has received more than 1,622,805 page views. His biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 79th most popular mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, G. H. Hardy ranks 79 out of 746Before him are Benoit Mandelbrot, Émilie du Châtelet, Bhāskara II, Siméon Denis Poisson, Giuseppe Peano, and Ctesibius. After him are Urbain Le Verrier, Adrien-Marie Legendre, Alfred North Whitehead, Felix Klein, Richard Dedekind, and Christian Goldbach.

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Among people born in 1877, G. H. Hardy ranks 7Before him are Hermann Hesse, Isadora Duncan, Hjalmar Schacht, Felix Dzerzhinsky, Wilhelm Frick, and Charles Glover Barkla. After him are Joan Gamper, Frederick Soddy, Francis William Aston, Edgar Cayce, Muhammad Iqbal, and Louis Renault. Among people deceased in 1947, G. H. Hardy ranks 16Before him are Jozef Tiso, Christian X of Denmark, Raoul Wallenberg, Prince Gustaf Adolf, Duke of Västerbotten, Ettore Bugatti, and George II of Greece. After him are Alfred North Whitehead, Anton Denikin, Karl Mannheim, Halford Mackinder, Pierre Bonnard, and Ernst Lubitsch.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, G. H. Hardy ranks 327 out of 5,347Before him are Princess Alice of the United Kingdom (1843), Thomas Becket (1119), Malcolm McDowell (1943), Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester (1901), Gary Oldman (1958), and Edward Victor Appleton (1892). After him are Benjamin Britten (1913), Marianne Faithfull (1946), Christopher Wren (1632), Alfred North Whitehead (1861), Peter Sellers (1925), and Henry Morgan (1635).

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Among mathematicians born in United Kingdom, G. H. Hardy ranks 5Before him are Bertrand Russell (1872), John Napier (1550), George Boole (1815), and Ada Lovelace (1815). After him are Alfred North Whitehead (1861), Thomas Harriot (1560), Isaac Barrow (1631), John Wallis (1616), Brook Taylor (1685), John Couch Adams (1819), and Michael Atiyah (1929).

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