Ernst Kummer

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Date of Birth: 01/29/1810

Age: 83

Place of birth: Zoran

Citizenship: Germany


Kummer was born in the Prussian town of Zoran (now proud of Zara in Poland), in the family physician. At an early age he lost his father, but the mother`s heroic efforts helped the talented youth to get education.

1828: Kummer comes to the University of Halle, where he studied mathematics, theology and philosophy.

1831: graduated from the university. In one of the works on mathematical analysis directly University awarded him a doctorate.

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