Famous Mathematicians from India

List of notable or famous mathematicians from India, with bios and photos, including the top mathematicians born in India and even some popular mathematicians who immigrated to India. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Indian 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 India is included when available.

This list below has a variety of people in it, from Srinivasa Ramanujan to Narendra Karmarkar.

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

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    • Birthplace: Palai, India
  • Acharya Hemachandra
    Dec. at 83 (1089-1172)
    • Birthplace: Dhandhuka, India
    • Birthplace: Patna district, Eurasia, Bihar, India, Patna
  • Aryabhata
    Dec. at 74 (476-550)
    • Birthplace: Assaka
  • Bhāskara II
    Dec. at 71 (1114-1185)
    • Birthplace: Bijapur, India
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    Dec. at 80 (600-680)
    • Birthplace: Parbhani district, India
  • C. R. Rao
    Age: 102
    • Birthplace: Hoovina Hadagali, India
  • D. D. Kosambi
    Dec. at 58 (1907-1966)
    • Birthplace: Goa, India
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    Dec. at 60 (1923-1983)
    • Birthplace: Kanpur, India
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    Dec. at 75 (1500-1575)
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      Dec. at 65 (1920-1985)
      • Birthplace: Kingdom of Travancore, India
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      Dec. at 71 (1920-1992)
      • Birthplace: India
      • Birthplace: Kochi, India
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      Dec. at 70 (720-790)
      • Madhava of Sangamagrama
        Dec. at 75 (1350-1425)
        • Birthplace: Kerala, India
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        Age: 55
        • Birthplace: India
        • Birthplace: Allahabad, India
        • Birthplace: Gwalior, India
      • Nilakantha Somayaji
        Dec. at 100 (1444-1544)
        • Birthplace: India
      • Parameshvara
        Dec. at 45 (1380-1425)
        • Birthplace: India
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        Dec. at 64 (1912-1976)
        • Birthplace: Kota, India
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        Dec. at 86 (1901-1987)
        • Birthplace: Kolkata, India