Rolf Nevanlinna

1895 - 1980

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Rolf Herman Nevanlinna (né Neovius; 22 October 1895 – 28 May 1980) was a Finnish mathematician who made significant contributions to complex analysis. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rolf Nevanlinna has received more than 75,052 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Rolf Nevanlinna is the 417th most popular mathematician (down from 413th in 2019), the 106th most popular biography from Finland (down from 93rd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Finnish Mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, Rolf Nevanlinna ranks 417 out of 828Before him are Ernest William Brown, Guido Fubini, Nikolai Luzin, Hans Freudenthal, Lennart Carleson, and Frank P. Ramsey. After him are Erik Ivar Fredholm, George David Birkhoff, Bernt Michael Holmboe, Thomas Fincke, Martin Ohm, and Elwin Bruno Christoffel.

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Among people born in 1895, Rolf Nevanlinna ranks 124Before him are Jakov Gotovac, René Mayer, Andrey Andreyevich Andreyev, Leonid Utyosov, Jacques Brugnon, and Josef Bürckel. After him are Abdul Rahman of Negeri Sembilan, Carl Lutz, Maksym Rylsky, Xu Beihong, Trifko Grabež, and Laurens Hammond. Among people deceased in 1980, Rolf Nevanlinna ranks 117Before him are José María Gil-Robles y Quiñones, Edelmiro Julián Farrell, Marie Under, Roza Eskenazi, Lucien Buysse, and Ernst Ocwirk. After him are Héctor José Cámpora, Alfred Andersch, Pietro Nenni, Cecil Beaton, Sohrab Sepehri, and Torcuato Fernández-Miranda.

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Among people born in Finland, Rolf Nevanlinna ranks 106 out of 509Before him are Mika Salo (1966), Leif Segerstam (1944), Sanna Marin (1985), Oskar Merikanto (1868), Alexander von Nordmann (1803), and Antti Rinne (1962). After him are Aimo Lahti (1896), Lauri Ingman (1868), Anders Chydenius (1729), Karl-August Fagerholm (1901), Volmari Iso-Hollo (1907), and Gustaf John Ramstedt (1873).


Among mathematicians born in Finland, Rolf Nevanlinna ranks 2Before him are Lars Ahlfors (1907). After him are Anders Johan Lexell (1740) and Ernst Leonard Lindelöf (1870).