# Mathematics

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## 1-23-1862

January 23, 2022

David Hilbert, whose famous 23 problems and whose foundational work set the course of mathematics for the 20th century, was born in Konigsberg, Prussia. More information about: David Hilbert

## 1-23-1924

January 23, 2022

James Lighthill born in Paris, France. An applied mathematician who began his career working on aerodynamics, he was Lucasian Professor of Mathematics at Cambridge University from 1969 to 1979, between Paul Dirac and Stephen Hawking. More information about: James Lighthill

## 1-23-1840

January 23, 2022

Ernst Abbe, one of the "fathers" of modern optics, was born in Eisenach, Germany. More information about: Ernst Abbe

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RT @RodneyRohde: Congratulations to Dr. Daniela Ferrero and the @TXSTMath Department! What a wonderful and Amazing accomplishment! #Researâ€¦

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