Mathematicians born on this day:
1765 : Lacroix  Mathematicians who died on this day: 
Kurt Gödel  J Willard Gibbs  Peter Guthrie Tait 
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Kurt Gödel (1906  1978)
I don't believe in natural science.
[Said to physicist John Bahcall.]
Quoted in Ed Regis, Who Got Einstein's Office? 1987
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