Ormond Stone

1847 - 1933

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Ormond Stone (January 11, 1847 – January 17, 1933), was an American astronomer, mathematician and educator. He was the director of Cincinnati Observatory and subsequently the first director of the McCormick Observatory at the University of Virginia, where he trained a significant number of scientists. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ormond Stone has received more than 17,992 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Ormond Stone is the 934th most popular mathematician (down from 803rd in 2019), the 11,278th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,046th in 2019) and the 83rd most popular American Mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, Ormond Stone ranks 934 out of 1,004Before him are Paul Gustav Heinrich Bachmann, Leopold Löwenheim, Elon Lindenstrauss, James Maynard, Alexander Beilinson, and Artur Avila. After him are David Singmaster, Graham Higman, Alexander Aitken, Émile Léonard Mathieu, Henry Thomas Colebrooke, and Yakov Eliashberg.

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Among people born in 1847, Ormond Stone ranks 102Before him are Yegor Ivanovich Zolotarev, Morton Betts, Albert Pinkham Ryder, Máximo Santos, Christine Ladd-Franklin, and Otto Blehr. After him are Sarah Frances Whiting, Mary Watson Whitney, John Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair, John Forrest, and Anna Howard Shaw. Among people deceased in 1933, Ormond Stone ranks 150Before him are Alva Belmont, Hjalmar Mellin, Ruurd Leegstra, Jean Cugnot, George Luks, and Saliamonas Banaitis. After him are Eddie Lang, Edward Dillon, Frederic Thesiger, 1st Viscount Chelmsford, August Rodenberg, Henry Watson Fowler, and Emily Murphy.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ormond Stone ranks 11,278 out of 20,380Before him are Yolanda King (1955), Hugh Marlowe (1911), Big Joe Williams (1903), Tamara Dobson (1947), Jean Stafford (1915), and Steven Weber (1961). After him are Pat Flaherty (1926), Wanda Sykes (1964), Gail Devers (1966), Colin Edwards (1974), Nicole Richie (1981), and Porter Wagoner (1927).

Among MATHEMATICIANS In United States

Among mathematicians born in United States, Ormond Stone ranks 83Before him are Robert Daniel Carmichael (1879), Herman Chernoff (1923), Ken Ribet (1948), Martin David Kruskal (1925), Elwyn Berlekamp (1940), and George Mostow (1923). After him are David Singmaster (1938), Leonard Jimmie Savage (1917), Carl Pomerance (1944), Andrew M. Gleason (1921), Bill Gosper (1943), and David Blackwell (1919).