# Jacobi, Carl Gustav Jacob

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Name |
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born on |
10 December 1804 | ||||

Place |
Potsdam, Germany, 52n24, 13e04 | ||||

Timezone |
LMT m13e04 (is local mean time) | ||||

Data source |
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Astrology data |
18°17' |

## Biography

German mathematician, who made fundamental contributions to elliptic functions, dynamics, differential equations, and number theory. Jacobi was the first Jewish mathematician to be appointed professor at a German university.

In 1836, he had been elected a foreign member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

He died 18 February 1851.

## Events

## Source Notes

Birth time unknown. Starkman rectified it to 18.26.44 LMT

## Categories

- Vocation : Science : Mathematics/ Statistics

- Notable : Famous : Historic figure

- Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession