Famous Mathematicians from Denmark

List of notable or famous mathematicians from Denmark, with bios and photos, including the top mathematicians born in Denmark and even some popular mathematicians who immigrated to Denmark. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Danish mathematicians then this list is the perfect resource for you. These mathematicians are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known mathematician from Denmark is included when available.

List includes Piet Hein, Agner Krarup Erlang and more.

This historic mathematicians from Denmark list can help answer the questions "Who are some Danish mathematicians of note?" and "Who are the most famous mathematicians from Denmark?" These prominent mathematicians of Denmark may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Danish mathematicians.

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  • Agner Krarup Erlang
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    • Age: Dec. at 51 (1878-1929)
    • Birthplace: Denmark
    • Age: Dec. at 94 (1913-2007)
    • Birthplace: Denmark
    • Age: 96
  • Carl Christoffer Georg Andræ
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    • Age: Dec. at 80 (1812-1893)
    • Birthplace: Vordingborg Municipality, Denmark