Mathematicians born on this day:
1632 : Wren 
Mathematicians who died on this day:
1896 : Tisserand 
Christopher Wren  William Young  Paul Dirac 
Theorem of the day from Robin Whitty  Mathematician of the week 
Andrey Kolmogorov (1903  1987)
The theory of probability as mathematical discipline can and should be developed from axioms in exactly the same way as Geometry and Algebra.
Foundations of the Theory of Probability
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