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Tuesday, August 31, 2010
Stefan Banach (1892-1945)
"Good mathematicians see analogies. Great mathematicians see analogies between analogies" Stefan Banach - quote reportedly provided by Stanisław Ulam.
Banach died on August 31, 1945 at age 53