Sylvestre François Lacroix

1765 - 1843

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Sylvestre François Lacroix (28 April 1765, Paris – 24 May 1843, Paris) was a French mathematician. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sylvestre François Lacroix has received more than 28,506 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Sylvestre François Lacroix is the 551st most popular mathematician, the 3,267th most popular biography from France and the 87th most popular French Mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, Sylvestre François Lacroix ranks 551 out of 828Before him are Aleksandr Khinchin, Jean Leray, Henry Dudeney, Jean-Baptiste-Charles-Joseph Bélanger, Christian Kramp, and Ismaël Bullialdus. After him are Terence Tao, Olga Taussky-Todd, Gino Fano, Alicia Boole Stott, René de Saussure, and Bhāskara I.

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Among people born in 1765, Sylvestre François Lacroix ranks 28Before him are Duchess Frederica of Württemberg, Johann Friedrich Pfaff, Johann Gottlieb Friedrich von Bohnenberger, Antonio Nariño, Daniel Steibelt, and Manuel Maria Barbosa du Bocage. After him are Petrobey Mavromichalis, James Smithson, Henry Thomas Colebrooke, and James Ivory. Among people deceased in 1843, Sylvestre François Lacroix ranks 22Before him are Alexis Bouvard, John Biscoe, Ippolito Rosellini, Miguel Ricardo de Álava, Casimir Delavigne, and John Trumbull. After him are Francis Scott Key, Kazim Rashti, Domingo Caycedo, Friedrich von Adelung, John Armstrong Jr., and Washington Allston.

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Among people born in France, Sylvestre François Lacroix ranks 3,267 out of 5,234Before him are Ferdinand Monoyer (1836), Christian Kramp (1760), Jean Louis Marie Poiret (1755), Ismaël Bullialdus (1605), Isaac de Benserade (1613), and Edwige Feuillère (1907). After him are Maurice Bourgès-Maunoury (1914), Jamel Debbouze (1975), Germaine Tillion (1907), Bernard Lacombe (1952), Géo André (1889), and Adolphe d'Archiac (1802).


Among mathematicians born in France, Sylvestre François Lacroix ranks 87Before him are Pierre Fatou (1878), Charles Dupin (1784), Jean Leray (1906), Jean-Baptiste-Charles-Joseph Bélanger (1790), Christian Kramp (1760), and Ismaël Bullialdus (1605). After him are René de Saussure (1868), Jean-Marie Duhamel (1797), Jean-Étienne Montucla (1725), Yves Meyer (1939), Pierre Raymond de Montmort (1678), and Edmond Laguerre (1834).