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 Abram Samuilovitch Besicovitch

Abram Samuilovitch Besicovitch

Birth
Zaporiz'ka, Ukraine
Death 2 Nov 1970 (aged 69)
Cambridge, City of Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Burial Cambridge, City of Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Plot Chapel
Memorial ID 21636 · View Source
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Mathematician, of Karaite descent, who carried out research in pure mathematics. The inscription refers to 'his life-long idisyncrasies of speech' ; this is a reference to the Russian accent and usages which he never lost despite his many years in Britain after fleeing Russia.

Bio by: David Conway


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 18 Apr 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21636
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Abram Samuilovitch Besicovitch (28 Jan 1901–2 Nov 1970), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21636, citing Trinity College, Cambridge, City of Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .