Famous Mathematicians

Want to learn all about famous mathematicians who changed the world? Then you’ve come to the ideal place! We’ll share top 5 figures who made big discoveries in Maths, why this is a beneficial topic for children and some related resources along the way.

Let’s start off by closely defining who a mathematician is and what they do. This is a person who applies maths to their work in order to answer questions. There are millions of mathematicians working all over the world. When we are using maths to answer questions, we could even describe ourselves as mathematicians.