Andrew Russell Forsyth, British Mathematician

Andrew Russell Forsyth, by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, 1917 / NPG x167616

Just the Facts:
  • Name: Andrew Russell Forsyth
  • Birth: June 18, 1858, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
  • Death: June 2, 1942, South Kensington, London, England, UK
  • Language: English
  • Who he was: British mathematician known for lecture "Mathematics, in Life and Thought"; mammoth six-volume Theory of Differential Equations, among many other sleep-inducing tomes
  • Included in lists (What's This?): GGB (+PGR 2)

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