Sofya Yanovskaya

1896 - 1966

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Sofya Aleksandrovna Yanovskaya (also Janovskaja; Russian: Софи́я Алекса́ндровна Яно́вская; 31 January 1896 – 24 October 1966) was a mathematician and historian, specializing in the history of mathematics, mathematical logic, and philosophy of mathematics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sofya Yanovskaya has received more than 27,734 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Sofya Yanovskaya is the 694th most popular mathematician, the 121st most popular biography from Belarus and the 4th most popular Belarusian Mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, Sofya Yanovskaya ranks 694 out of 828Before her are Heinz Hopf, Benjamin Robins, Grigore Moisil, Robin Hartshorne, Corrado Segre, and Sergey Nikolsky. After her are Boris Galerkin, Ingrid Daubechies, Gilbert Strang, Friedrich Engel, David Cox, and Nikolai Chebotaryov.

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Among people born in 1896, Sofya Yanovskaya ranks 181Before her are Rafael Garza Gutiérrez, Miles Dempsey, Nikolai Tikhonov, Eric Backman, Frank Loomis, and Gunnar Lindström. After her are Kim Iryeop, Blanche Sweet, Uberto De Morpurgo, José Naya, Kathleen McKane Godfree, and Liam O'Flaherty. Among people deceased in 1966, Sofya Yanovskaya ranks 150Before her are Gustavo Marzi, Hilde Schrader, Joel Stebbins, Alma Cogan, Pablo Birger, and Giorgi Leonidze. After her are Bill Carr, Bruno Ahlberg, Charles Bassett, Robert Keith, Johnson Aguiyi-Ironsi, and Esna Boyd.

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Among people born in Belarus, Sofya Yanovskaya ranks 121 out of 274Before her are Tamara Tyshkevich (1931), Lev Schnirelmann (1905), Boris Gelfand (1968), Sergey Gritsevets (1909), Wilhelm Anderson (1880), and Sergei Sidorsky (1954). After her are Boris Galerkin (1871), Mikhail Chigir (1948), Nina Andrycz (1912), Syarhey Rumas (1969), Lidia Wysocka (1916), and Natasha Zvereva (1971).


Among mathematicians born in Belarus, Sofya Yanovskaya ranks 4Before her are Oscar Zariski (1899), Issai Schur (1875), and Lev Schnirelmann (1905). After her are Boris Galerkin (1871).