Hassler Whitney

1907 - 1989

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Hassler Whitney (March 23, 1907 – May 10, 1989) was an American mathematician. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hassler Whitney has received more than 126,838 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Hassler Whitney is the 754th most popular mathematician (down from 681st in 2019), the 8,524th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,575th in 2019) and the 60th most popular American Mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, Hassler Whitney ranks 754 out of 828Before him are Richard Garfield, S. R. Srinivasa Varadhan, Mark Kac, Marshall Harvey Stone, Luis Caffarelli, and Øystein Ore. After him are Garrett Birkhoff, Vladimir Voevodsky, Christoph Gudermann, Shinichi Mochizuki, Laurent Lafforgue, and Nathan Jacobson.

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Among people born in 1907, Hassler Whitney ranks 287Before him are Ilias Tsirimokos, Barbara Kent, Alan Reed, Constantino Urbieta Sosa, Isabel Jewell, and Jules Roy. After him are Rudolf Krause, Jacques Barzun, Mike Mazurki, Mildred Bailey, Bill Holland, and Kate Smith. Among people deceased in 1989, Hassler Whitney ranks 208Before him are Ewan MacColl, Ödön Zombori, Virgil Thomson, Marshall Harvey Stone, Jimmy Murphy, and Jim Backus. After him are Fernando Martín Espina, Brian Naylor, Chris Gueffroy, May Allison, Lennox Berkeley, and Wally Ris.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Hassler Whitney ranks 8,524 out of 15,968Before him are Robin Lord Taylor (1978), Adam McKay (1968), Jeanna Fine (1964), Chris Hillman (1944), AnnaSophia Robb (1993), and Tracey Walter (1947). After him are Gene Ammons (1925), Post Malone (1995), Richard Masur (1948), Bryan D. O'Connor (1946), Adam Arkin (1956), and Mose Allison (1927).

Among MATHEMATICIANS In United States

Among mathematicians born in United States, Hassler Whitney ranks 60Before him are Gregory Chaitin (1947), Rudy Rucker (1946), Douglas McIlroy (1932), Barry Mazur (1937), Richard Garfield (1963), and Marshall Harvey Stone (1903). After him are Garrett Birkhoff (1911), Marston Morse (1892), Elwyn Berlekamp (1940), Evelyn Boyd Granville (1924), Christine Darden (1942), and Gladys West (1930).