Lagrange, J.L. (Joseph Louis), 1736-1813

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Italian-French mathematician.

From the description of Autograph note signed, samedi 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270598601

Comte Louis Lagrange was born in Turin. He became one of the most influential French mathematicians and physicists of his time. His work mostly concerned analysis, algebra, mechanics, celestial mechanics, etc. He also headed the Commission in charge of establishing the metric system in the 1790s.

From the description of Papers. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 77786878

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creatorOf Degen, Carolus Ferdinandus. [Pamphlets on probabilities : theory and applications]. University of Chicago Library
creatorOf Boscovich, Ruggero Giuseppe, 1711-1787. Ruggero Giuseppe Boscovich papers, 1711-1787. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Lagrange, Joseph Louis, 1736-1813. Autograph note signed, samedi 6. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Borda, Jean-Charles de, 1733-1799. Rapport fait à l'Académie des sciences, sur le système général des poids et mesures / par les citoyens Borda, Lagrange et Monge. Burndy Library
creatorOf Lagrange, J. L. (Joseph Louis), 1736-1813. Papers. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Ward, Samuel, 1814-1884. Samuel Ward papers, 1647-1912. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Euler, Leonhard, 1707-1783. Autograph letter signed : Berlin, to Pierre Maupertuis, 1756 July 31. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Barchas, Cecile M.,. Portrait prints of scientists, 1473-1898. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Lagrange, J. L. (Joseph Louis), 1736-1813. Letters. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
referencedIn Samuel Ward papers, 1647-1912 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Ampère, André-Marie, 1775-1836. Ampère manuscript collection, 1795-1830. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent, 1743-1794. Lavoisier manuscript collection, 1770-1794 (bulk). Cornell University Library
referencedIn Ruggero Giuseppe Boscovich papers, 1711-1787 The Bancroft Library.
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associatedWith Ampère, André-Marie, 1775-1836. person
associatedWith Arago, F. (François), 1786-1853. person
associatedWith Borda, Jean-Charles de, 1733-1799. person
associatedWith Boscovich, Ruggero Giuseppe, 1711-1787. person
associatedWith Dibner, Bern, person
associatedWith Euler, Hans von, 1873-1964. person
associatedWith Euler, Leonhard, 1707-1783. person
associatedWith Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent, 1743-1794. person
associatedWith Maraldi, Gian Domenico. person
associatedWith Ward, Samuel, 1756-1832 person
associatedWith Ward, Samuel, 1814-1884. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Metric system
Differential calculus
Celestial mechanics
Calculus, Integral


Birth 1736-01-25

Death 1813-04-10





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