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date: 01 December 2020

Ramanujan, Srinivasalocked

(1887–1920)
  • Robert Kanigel

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Ramanujan, Srinivasa (1887–1920), mathematician, was born on 22 December 1887 in Erode, India, the third of five children (two older sisters died in infancy) of Kuppuswamy Srinivasa (b. 1863), a clerk in a silk merchant's shop, and his wife, Komalatammal (b...

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