1826 – Riemann – bio

Georg Friedrich Bernhard Riemann was born in 1826 in Breselenz, Germany. He worked on analytic geometry, algebraic geometry, and both non-euclidean and n-dimensional geometries. Some of this work laid important foundations for Einstein’s theory of relativity. He composed the famous “Riemann Hypothesis” which deals with predicting prime numbers. He was a student under Gauss.

PRECURSOR:
-0575 Pythagoras
-0300 Euclid
1707 Euler
1752 – Legendre
1777 Gauss
1789 Cauchy
1792 – Lobachevsky
1802 – Bolyai

CONCURRENT:
1804 – Weber
1804 – Jacobi
1805 – Dirichlet
1808 – Listing
1809 – Grassman
1823 – Betti

SUBSEQUENT:
1849 Klein
1853 – Ricci
1862 – Hilbert
1869 – Cartan
1879 Einstein
1889 Weyl
1928 – Nash

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