Oswald Veblen

1880 - 1960

Oswald Veblen

Oswald Veblen (June 24, 1880 – August 10, 1960) was an American mathematician, geometer and topologist, whose work found application in atomic physics and the theory of relativity. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Oswald Veblen has received more than 100,342 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 565th most popular mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, Oswald Veblen ranks 565 out of 746Before him are Alfréd Rényi, Jean Leray, Jean-Baptiste-Charles-Joseph Bélanger, Lothar Collatz, Karl Georg Christian von Staudt, and Francis Hauksbee. After him are Aleksey Krylov, Boris Delaunay, Benjamin Peirce, Olga Taussky-Todd, Edmund Gunter, and Mary Cartwright.

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Among people born in 1880, Oswald Veblen ranks 110Before him are Samuel Jones, Ioannis Malokinis, George Van Biesbroeck, William Joseph Simmons, Lawrence Oates, and Lajos Bíró. After him are Walter Guinness, 1st Baron Moyne, Jesse L. Lasky, Ramón Pérez de Ayala, Radclyffe Hall, Harry Baur, and Jeannette Rankin. Among people deceased in 1960, Oswald Veblen ranks 114Before him are Joseph Vendryes, Adone Zoli, Oliver Kirk, H. C. Hansen, Zora Neale Hurston, and Frank Elmore Ross. After him are Otto Ender, Christopher Hornsrud, Walter Noddack, Bodil Katharine Biørn, Igor Grabar, and Willem Elsschot.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Oswald Veblen ranks 4,375 out of 12,171Before him are Ginger Lynn (1962), Sandra Day O'Connor (1930), Chaka Khan (1953), Dylan O'Brien (1991), Donald Byrd (1932), and Richard Carpenter (1946). After him are Milo Ventimiglia (1977), Lena Horne (1917), David Bushnell (1742), William D. Leahy (1875), Michael Kahn (1935), and Lauren Holly (1963).

Among MATHEMATICIANS In United States

Among mathematicians born in United States, Oswald Veblen ranks 33Before him are Ronald Graham (1935), Whitfield Diffie (1944), William Thurston (1946), Julia Robinson (1919), Michael Freedman (1951), and John Tate (1925). After him are Benjamin Peirce (1809), Saunders Mac Lane (1909), Richard S. Hamilton (1943), Daniel Quillen (1940), Elwyn Berlekamp (1940), and Leonard Eugene Dickson (1874).

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