Names beginning with B


The number of words in the biography is given in brackets. A * indicates that there is a portrait.

Baha' al-Amili (2208*)
Babbage, Charles (2863*)
Babuska, Ivo (2147*)
Bachelier, Louis (1390*)
Bachet, Claude (1227*)
Bachiller, Tomás (2445*)
Bachmann, Friedrich (1248*)
Bachmann, Paul (2039*)
Bäcklund, Victor (1678*)
Backus, John (2415*)
Bacon, Roger (2371*)
Baer, Reinhold (2967*)
Baghdadi, Abu al (971)
Bagnera, Giuseppe (1651*)
Baiada, Emilio (941*)
Baillaud, Édouard (2507*)
Baire, René-Louis (1846*)
Baker, Alan (2255*)
Baker, Bevan (895)
Baker, Henry (804*)
Baldwin, Frank (1467*)
Ball, Robert (1486*)
Ball, Walter W Rouse (2307*)
Ballore, Robert de (971*)
Balmer, Johann (598*)
Balogh, Zoltán (2198*)
Banach, Stefan (2560*)
Banachiewicz, Tadeusz (2661*)
Banna, al-Marrakushi al (909)
Banneker, Benjamin (884*)
Banu Musa, Ahmad (72)
Banu Musa, al-Hasan (145)
Banu Musa, Jafar (175)
Banu Musa brothers (1231*)
bar Hiyya, Abraham (644)

Barbier, Joseph Émile (644)
Barclay, Andrew (876*)
Bari, Nina (1762*)
Barkla, Charles (1391*)
Barlow, Peter (630*)
Barnes, Ernest (604*)
Barocius, Franciscus (1012*)
Barozzi, Francesco (1014*)
Barrow, Isaac (2336*)
Barsotti, Iacopo (1630*)
Bartel, Kazimierz (2590*)
Bartels, Martin (1398*)
Bartholin, Erasmus (861*)
Bartik, Jean (2301*)
Bartlett, Maurice (2468*)
Bass, Hyman (2095*)
Basset, Alfred (2055*)
Bassi, Laura (1079*)
Basso, Giuseppe (2100*)
Batchelor, George (1072*)
Bateman, Harry (1671*)
Bates, David (2295*)
Bath, Frederick (743*)
Battaglini, Guiseppe (1477*)
Battani, Abu al- (1353*)
Baudhayana (507)
Bauer, Heinz (1646*)
Bauer, Mihäly, Mihály (1109)
Baxter, Agnes (628*)
Bayes, Thomas (1565*)

Beale, Dorothea (2952*)
Beattie, John (573)
Beatty, Samuel (1121*)
Beaugrand, Jean (836)
Beaune, Florimond de (1484)
Beckenbach, Edwin (1260*)
Beg, Ulugh (1237*)
Begle, Edward (1736*)
Behnke, Heinrich (1938*)
Behrend, Felix (1068)
Bélanger, Jean-Baptiste (2162*)
Bell, Eric Temple (2812*)
Bell, John (3228*)
Bell, Robert (397*)
Bellavitis, Giusto (758*)
Bellman, Richard (1969*)
Beltrami, Eugenio (1049*)
ben Ezra, Abraham (563)
ben Gerson, Levi (2939)
ben Tibbon, Jacob (983)
Bendixson, Ivar Otto (1214*)
Benedetti, Giovanni (2887)
Benjamin, Thomas (1506*)
Bennett, Geoffrey (1868*)
Berge, Claude (2449*)
Bergman, Stefan (2129*)
Berkeley, George (2043*)
Bernays, Paul Isaac (3073*)
Bernoulli, Daniel (2354*)
Bernoulli, Jacob (1873*)
Bernoulli, Jacob(II) (291*)
Bernoulli, Johann (2499*)
Bernoulli, Johann(II) (232*)
Bernoulli, Johann(III) (266*)
Bernoulli, Nicolaus(I) (536)
Bernoulli, Nicolaus(II) (176*)
Bernstein, Felix (1714*)
Bernstein, Sergi (2480*)
Bers, Lipa (2187*)
Bertillon, Jacques (1698*)
Bertini, Eugenio (857*)
Bertins, Alexis des (568)
Bertrand, Joseph (1399*)
Berwald, Lugwig (860)
Berwick, William (1189)
Berzolari, Luigi (1310*)
Besicovitch, Abram (1921*)
Bessel, Wilhelm (1666*)
Bessel-Hagen, Erich (1328*)
Bessy, Bernard de (2056)
Bethe, Hans (1599*)
Betz, Martha (1681*)
Betti, Enrico (2914*)
Betz, Martha (1681*)
Beurling, Arne (2478*)
Bevan-Baker (853)
Beyel, Christian (418)
Bézout, Étienne (1151*)

Bhaskara I (821)
Bhaskara II (2590)
Bhaskaracharya (2545)
Biancani, Giuseppe (1630)
Bianchi, Luigi (1408*)
Bidone, Giorgio (2228*)
Bieberbach, Ludwig (2564*)
Bienaymé, Iréneé-Jules (1679*)
Bigourdan, Guillaume (2107*)
Bilimovic, Anton (1659*)
Billy, Jacques de (461)
Binet, Jacques (2686*)
Bing, R (1650*)
Biot, Jean-Baptiste (2519*)
Birkhoff, Garrett (1192*)
Birkhoff, George (1664*)
Birman, Joan (2463*)
Birnbaum, William (2681*)
Biruni, Abu al (3034*)
Bisacre, Frederick (1189)
Bishop, Errett (1097*)
Bjerknes, Carl (946*)
Bjerknes, Vilhelm (1926*)
Black, Fischer (2967*)
Black, Max (1152*)
Blackburn, Hugh (1228*)
Blackwell, David (1259*)
Blades, Edward (1189*)
Blanch, Gertrude (2019*)
Blaschke, Wilhelm (2051*)
Bleuler, Hermann (726*)
Blichfeldt, Hans (668*)
Bliss, Gilbert (1460*)
Bliss, Nathaniel (910*)
Bloch, André (1998*)
Blum, Lenore (1837*)
Blumenthal, Otto (1650*)

Boas, Ralph (2804*)
Bobillier, Étienne (2371)
Bôcher, Maxime (1338*)
Bochner, Salomon (1843*)
Boersma, Johannes (1465)
Boethius, Anicus (1039*)
Boggio, Tommaso (1834*)
Bogolyubov, Nikolai (2418*)
Bohl, Piers (449)
Bohr, Harald (757*)
Bohr, Niels (2999*)
Bois-Reymond, Paul du (1728*)
Boislaurent, Budan de (1223)
Bolam, James (266)
Bolibrukh, Andrei (2069*)
Bollobás, Béla (2429*)
Boltzmann, Ludwig (1131*)
Bolyai, Farkas (1688*)
Bolyai, János (2427*)
Bolza, Oskar (1597*)
Bolzano, Bernard (2501*)
Bombelli, Rafael (2039*)
Bombieri, Enrico (1034*)
Bompiani, Enrico (2586*)
Bondi, Hermann (2539*)
Bonferroni, Carlo (1722*)
Bonnet, Pierre (374*)
Bonnycastle, John (1967*)
Bonsall, Frank (1580*)
Book, Ronald (1327)
Boole, Alicia (2112*)
Boole, George (1902*)
Boole, Mary (2174*)
Boone, Bill (1408*)
Booth, James (3009*)

Borchardt, Carl (763*)
Borcherds, Richard (1383*)
Borda, Jean (2159*)
Bordoni, Antonio (1051*)
Borel, Armand (2005*)
Borel, Émile (2183*)
Borelli, Giovanni (3313*)
Borgi, Piero (1195)
Born, Max (1482*)
Borok, Valentina (1093*)
Borsuk, Karol (1139*)
Bortkiewicz, Ladislaus (859*)
Bortolotti, Ettore (1130)
Boruvka, Otakar (1888*)
Bosanquet, Stephen (611*)
Boscovich, Ruggero (2686*)
Bose, Raj (2322*)
Bose, Satyendranath (907*)
Bossut, Charles (969*)
Bosworth, Anne (1343*)
Bott, Raoul (2144*)
Bottasso, Matteo (1015*)
Bougainville, Louis de (1100*)
Bouguer, Pierre (690*)
Boulliau, Ismael (1401*)
Bouquet, Jean Claude (782*)
Bour, Edmond (500*)
Bourbaki, Nicolas (38)
Bourgain, Jean (1016*)
Boussinesq, Joseph (2150*)
Boutroux, Pierre Léon (629*)
Bouvard, Alexis (989*)
Bouvelles, Charles (711)
Bowditch, Nathaniel (1631*)
Bowen, Rufus (1663*)
Bowman, Julia (1945*)
Box, George (1734*)
Boyer, Carl (1830*)
Boyle, Margaret (366*)
Boyle, Robert (2630*)
Boys, Charles (961*)

Bradistilov, Georgi (1860*)
Bradley, James (2584*)
Bradwardine, Thomas (1192)
Brahe, Tycho (3063*)
Brahmadeva (221)
Brahmagupta (1555)
Braikenridge, William (1267)
Bramer, Benjamin (1184)
Branges, Louis de (3243*)
Brash, William (462*)
Brashman, Nikolai (1827*)
Brasseur, Jean-Baptiste (1782*)
Bratteli, Ola (2236*)
Brauer, Alfred (1428*)
Brauer, Richard (2280*)
Bremermann, Hans-Joachim (1193*)
Brianchon, Charles (698)
Briggs, Henry (2243)
Brill, Alexander von (2459*)
Brillouin, Marcel (388*)
Bring, Erland (1891*)
Brink, Raymond (2403*)
Brinkley, John (3056*)
Brioschi, Francesco (945*)
Briot, Charlese (1064)
Brisson, Barnabé (1824*)
Britton, John (697*)
Broadbent, Alan (2387*)
Brocard, Henri (1227)
Broch, Ole (2838*)
Brodetsky, Selig (1359*)
Broglie, Louis duc de (1591*)
Bromwich, Thomas (769*)
Bronowski, Jacob (1899*)
Broomhead, David (2227*)
Brouncker, William (2165*)
Brouwer, L E J (2473*)
Browder, Felix (2360*)
Browder, William (2212*)
Brown, Alexander (401)
Brown, Eleanor Pairman (706*)
Brown, Ernest (705*)
Brown, Gavin (937*)
Brown, Thomas (484)
Brown, Walter (378)
Browne, Marjorie (1092*)
Brück, Hermann (2358*)
Bruhat, François (666*)
Bruhat, Yvonne (2739*)
Bruijn, Nicolaas de (1375*)
Brun, Viggo (2203*)
Brunelleschi, Filippo (1742*)
Bruno, Francesco Faà di (2624*)
Bruno, Giordano (1899*)
Bruno, Giuseppe (298)
Bruns, Heinrich (547*)
Brusotti, Luigi (1709*)
Bruun, Otto
Bryant, Sophie (1550*)
Bryson of Heraclea (535)

Buchan, Alexander (592)
Buckminster Fuller, R (781*)
Budan de Boislaurent (1200)
Buffon, Georges Comte de (1741*)
Bugaev, Nicolay (634*)
Bukreev, Boris (2250*)
Bunyakovsky, Viktor (740*)
Burali-Forti, Cesare (2387*)
Burchnall, Joseph (1411*)
Burckhardt, Johann (1927*)
Burgess, Alexander (688*)
Bürgi, Joost (1549*)
Burkhardt, Heinrich (1456*)
Burkill, John (1435*)
Burnside, William (1617*)
Burton, Leone (2314*)
Burton Jones, F (999*)
Butchart, Raymond (454*)
Butters, John (471*)
Bützberger, Fritz (722)
Butzer, Paul (2254*)
Byrne, Oliver (2355*)
Byron, Ada Lovelace (2243*)


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