Sergei Natanovich Bernstein

1880 - 1968

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Sergei Natanovich Bernstein (Russian: Серге́й Ната́нович Бернште́йн, sometimes Romanized as Bernshtein; 5 March 1880 – 26 October 1968) was a Soviet and Russian mathematician of Jewish origin known for contributions to partial differential equations, differential geometry, probability theory, and approximation theory. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sergei Natanovich Bernstein has received more than 48,441 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Sergei Natanovich Bernstein is the 377th most popular mathematician (up from 414th in 2019), the 322nd most popular biography from Ukraine (down from 315th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Ukrainian Mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, Sergei Natanovich Bernstein ranks 377 out of 828Before him are Goro Shimura, Peter Ludwig Mejdell Sylow, Jim Simons, Igor Shafarevich, Jesse Douglas, and Lars Hörmander. After him are Thomas Wright, Richard Hamming, James Stirling, Edward Waring, Alfred Clebsch, and Qin Jiushao.

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Among people born in 1880, Sergei Natanovich Bernstein ranks 84Before him are Jan Kubelík, Volodymyr Vynnychenko, Eric Campbell, Kōdō Sawaki, Gabriel Voisin, and Carl Van Vechten. After him are Leonard Woolf, Adrian Carton de Wiart, Johannes Aavik, Christabel Pankhurst, Walter Hohmann, and Louis Charles Breguet. Among people deceased in 1968, Sergei Natanovich Bernstein ranks 90Before him are Chester Carlson, Sigfried Giedion, Mario Roatta, Lilian Harvey, Anthony Asquith, and Nikolay Voronov. After him are Charles Chaplin Jr., Randolph Churchill, Ramón Menéndez Pidal, Ramon Novarro, Zaki al-Arsuzi, and Tullio Serafin.

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Among people born in Ukraine, Sergei Natanovich Bernstein ranks 322 out of 913Before him are Mikhail Artsybashev (1878), Grigory Petrovsky (1878), Igor Volk (1937), Igor Shafarevich (1923), Sidney Reilly (1873), and Grigory Shtern (1900). After him are Elisabeth Bergner (1897), Fedor Emelianenko (1976), Dmitry Levitzky (1735), Michał Boym (1614), Anatoly Rybakov (1911), and Nadezhda Durova (1783).


Among mathematicians born in Ukraine, Sergei Natanovich Bernstein ranks 12Before him are Israel Gelfand (1913), Tatyana Afanasyeva (1876), Anatoly Fomenko (1945), Viktor Bunyakovsky (1804), Alfred J. Lotka (1880), and Igor Shafarevich (1923). After him are Georgy Voronoy (1868), Pavel Urysohn (1898), Kazimierz Ajdukiewicz (1890), Joseph Ludwig Raabe (1801), Mark Krein (1907), and Vladimir Drinfeld (1954).