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 (2362)
Babbage, Charles (2412*)
Babuska, Ivo (2145*)
Bachelier, Louis (1390*)
Bachet, Claude (1211*)
Bachmann, Friedrich (1224*)
Bachmann, Paul (1986*)
Bäcklund, Victor (1674*)
Backus, John (2379*)
Bacon, Roger (2371*)
Baer, Reinhold (2920*)
Baghdadi, Abu al (971)
Bagnera, Giuseppe (1583*)
Baiada, Emilio (925*)
Baire, René-Louis (1844*)
Baker, Alan (2216*)
Baker, Bevan (794)
Baker, Henry (802*)
Baldwin, Frank (1467*)
Ball, Robert (1483*)
Ball, Walter W Rouse (2289*)
Ballore, Robert de (971*)
Balmer, Johann (598*)
Balogh, Zoltán (2163)
Banach, Stefan (2555*)
Banachiewicz, Tadeusz (2635*)
Banna, al-Marrakushi al (909)
Banneker, Benjamin (884*)
Banu Musa, Ahmad (72)
Banu Musa, al-Hasan (145)
Banu Musa, Jafar (175)
Banu Musa brothers (1233)
bar Hiyya, Abraham (644)
Barbier, Joseph Émile (644)
Barclay, Andrew (876*)
Bari, Nina (1752*)
Barkla, Charles (1398*)
Barlow, Peter (630*)
Barnes, Ernest (604*)
Barocius, Franciscus (1012*)
Barozzi, Francesco (1011)
Barrow, Isaac (2332*)
Barsotti, Iacopo (1611*)
Bartel, Kazimierz (2572*)
Bartels, Martin (1393*)
Bartholin, Erasmus (849*)
Bartik, Jean (2301*)
Bartlett, Maurice (2468*)
Bass, Hyman (2095*)
Bassi, Laura (1075*)
Batchelor, George (1073*)
Bateman, Harry (1672*)
Bates, David (2259*)
Bath, Frederick (746)
Battaglini, Guiseppe (1448*)
Battani, Abu al- (1353*)
Baudhayana (500)
Bauer, Heinz (1625*)
Bauer, Mihäly, Mihály (1100)
Baxter, Agnes (628*)
Bayes, Thomas (1565*)

Beattie, John (576)
Beatty, Samuel (1119*)
Beaugrand, Jean (837)
Beaune, Florimond de (1484)
Beckenbach, Edwin (1262*)
Beg, Ulugh (1237*)
Begle, Edward (1737*)
Behnke, Heinrich (1910*)
Behrend, Felix (1060)
Bélanger, Jean-Baptiste (2135*)
Bell, Eric Temple (2761*)
Bell, John (3243*)
Bell, Robert (400*)
Bellavitis, Giusto (757*)
Bellman, Richard (1968*)
Beltrami, Eugenio (1050*)
ben Ezra, Abraham (563)
ben Gerson, Levi (2939)
ben Tibbon, Jacob (983)
Bendixson, Ivar Otto (1218*)
Benedetti, Giovanni (2889)
Benjamin, Thomas (1506*)
Bennett, Geoffrey (1871*)
Berge, Claude (2381*)
Bergman, Stefan (2125*)
Berkeley, George (2047*)
Bernays, Paul Isaac (3015*)
Bernoulli, Daniel (2354*)
Bernoulli, Jacob (1872*)
Bernoulli, Jacob(II) (284*289*)
Bernoulli, Johann (2493*)
Bernoulli, Johann(II) (232*236*)
Bernoulli, Johann(III) (266*273*)
Bernoulli, Nicolaus(I) (534532)
Bernoulli, Nicolaus(II) (176*193*)
Bernstein, Felix (1708*)
Bernstein, Sergi (2473*)
Bers, Lipa (2189*)
Bertillon, Jacques (1686*)
Bertini, Eugenio (857*)
Bertins, Alexis des (568)
Bertrand, Joseph (1379*)
Berwald, Lugwig (855)
Berwick, William (1187)
Berzolari, Luigi (1255*)
Besicovitch, Abram (1921*)
Bessel, Wilhelm (1664*)
Bessel-Hagen, Erich (1327*)
Bessy, Bernard de (2056)
Bethe, Hans (1595*)
Betti, Enrico (2870*)
Beurling, Arne (1358*)
Bevan-Baker (853)
Beyel, Christian (487)
Bézout, Étienne (1141*)

Bhaskara I (799)
Bhaskara II (2590)
Bhaskaracharya (2545)
Biancani, Giuseppe (1630)
Bianchi, Luigi (1390*)
Bieberbach, Ludwig (2519*)
Bienaymé, Iréneé-Jules (1676*)
Bilimovic, Anton (1646*)
Billy, Jacques de (456)
Binet, Jacques (2634*)
Bing, R (1650*)
Biot, Jean-Baptiste (2458*)
Birkhoff, Garrett (1198*)
Birman, Joan (2462*)
Birkhoff, George (1671*)
Birnbaum, William (2666*)
Biruni, Abu al (3034*)
Bisacre, Frederick (1192)
Bishop, Errett (1097*)
Bjerknes, Carl (946*)
Bjerknes, Vilhelm (1927*)
Black, Fischer (2956*)
Black, Max (1152*)
Blackburn, Hugh (1227*)
Blackwell, David (1259*)
Blades, Edward (1189*)
Blanch, Gertrude (2018*)
Blaschke, Wilhelm (2039*)
Bleuler, Hermann (725*)
Blichfeldt, Hans (668*)
Bliss, Gilbert (1461*)
Bliss, Nathaniel (910*)
Bloch, André (1945*)
Blum, Lenore (1836*)
Blumenthal, Otto (1644*)

Bobillier, Étienne (2340)
Bôcher, Maxime (1345*)
Bochner, Salomon (1840*)
Boersma, Johannes (1460)
Boethius, Anicus (1037*)
Boggio, Tommaso (1818*)
Bogolyubov, Nikolai (2418*)
Bohl, Piers (449)
Bohr, Harald (755*)
Bohr, Niels (2990*)
Bois-Reymond, Paul du (1728*)
Boislaurent, Budan de (1217)
Bolam, James (269)
Bolibrukh, Andrei (2068*)
Bollobás, Béla (2428*)
Boltzmann, Ludwig (1131*)
Bolyai, Farkas (1693*)
Bolyai, János (2435*)
Bolza, Oskar (1593*)
Bolzano, Bernard (2489*)
Bombelli, Rafael (2041*)
Bombieri, Enrico (1036*)
Bondi, Hermann (2535*)
Bonferroni, Carlo (1686*)
Bonnet, Pierre (374*)
Bonnycastle, John (1969*)
Bonsall, Frank (1578*)
Book, Ronald (1327)
Boole, Alicia (2112*) (340*)
Boole, George (1896*)
Boone, Bill (1409*)
Booth, James (2976*)
Borchardt, Carl (759*)
Borcherds, Richard (1381*)
Borda, Jean (2162*)
Bordoni, Antonio (1005*)
Borel, Armand (2003*)
Borel, Émile (2149*)
Borelli, Giovanni (3296*)
Borgi, Piero (1192)
Born, Max (1484*)
Borok, Valentina (1094*)
Borsuk, Karol (1134*)
Bortkiewicz, Ladislaus (858*)
Bortolotti, Ettore (1108)
Boruvka, Otakar (1865*)
Bosanquet, Stephen (612*)
Boscovich, Ruggero (2682*)
Bose, Raj (2324*)
Bose, Satyendranath (908*)
Bossut, Charles (958*)
Bosworth, Anne (1328*)
Bott, Raoul (2142*)
Bottasso, Matteo (1000*)
Bougainville, Louis de (1100*)
Bouguer, Pierre (687*)
Boulliau, Ismael (1387*)
Bouquet, Jean Claude (802*)
Bour, Edmond (496*)
Bourbaki, Nicolas (38)
Bourgain, Jean (1016*)
Boussinesq, Joseph (2134*)
Boutroux, Pierre Léon (628*)
Bouvard, Alexis (985*)
Bouvelles, Charles (710)
Bowditch, Nathaniel (1632*)
Bowen, Rufus (1643*)
Bowman, Julia (1945*) (1924*)
Box, George (1733*)
Boyer, Carl (1810*)
Boyle, Margaret (366*)
Boyle, Robert (2630*)
Boys, Charles (960*)

Bradwardine, Thomas (1192)
Brahe, Tycho (3068*)
Brahmadeva (221)
Brahmagupta (1537)
Braikenridge, William (1268)
Bramer, Benjamin (1185)
Brash, William (462*)
Brashman, Nikolai (1810*)
Brasseur, Jean-Baptiste (1756*)
Brauer, Alfred (1428*)
Brauer, Richard (2282*)
Bremermann, Hans-Joachim (1188*)
Brianchon, Charles (694)
Briggs, Henry (2245)
Brill, Alexander von (2395*)
Brillouin, Marcel (390*)
Bring, Erland (1861*)
Brink, Raymond (2372*)
Brinkley, John (3034*)
Brioschi, Francesco (939*)
Briot, Charlese (1057)
Brisson, Barnabé (1816*)
Britton, John (697*)
Broadbent, Alan (2362*)
Brocard, Henri (1223)
Brodetsky, Selig (1359*)
Broglie, Louis duc de (1592*)
Bromwich, Thomas (769*)
Bronowski, Jacob (1896*)
Broomhead, David (2196*)
Brouncker, William (2161*)
Brouwer, L E J (2479*)
Browder, Felix (2360*)
Browder, William (2212*)
Brown, Alexander (403)
Brown, Eleanor Pairman (1430)
Brown, Ernest (705*)
Brown, Gavin (937*)
Brown, Thomas (486)
Brown, Walter (381)
Browne, Marjorie (1092*)
Bruhat, François (652*)
Brun, Viggo (2082*)
Bruhat, Yvonne (2739*)
Bruijn, Nicolaas de (1375*)
Brunelleschi, Filippo (1719*)
Bruno, Francesco Faà di (2624*)
Bruno, Giordano (1899*)
Bruno, Giuseppe (297)
Bruns, Heinrich (544*)
Bryant, Sophie (1550*)
Bryson of Heraclea (535)

Buchan, Alexander (595)
Buckminster Fuller, R (781*)
Budan de Boislaurent (1200)
Buffon, Georges Comte de (1733*)
Bugaev, Nicolay (632*)
Bukreev, Boris (2248*)
Bunyakovsky, Viktor (740*)
Burali-Forti, Cesare (2367*)
Burchnall, Joseph (1412*)
Burckhardt, Johann (1924*)
Burgess, Alexander (691*)
Bürgi, Joost (1552*)
Burkhardt, Heinrich (1438*)
Burkill, John (1435*)
Burnside, William (1617*)
Burton Jones, F (999*)
Butchart, Raymond (456*)
Butters, John (476*)
Bützberger, Fritz (715)
Butzer, Paul (2246*)
Byrne, Oliver (2325*)
Byron, Ada Lovelace (2243*)


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