Similar to the lives of the philosophers
, which gave biographies
) of the Greek philospher
s, I'd like to start collecting urban legend
s and plain stories about the lives of famous mathematician
s. Please note that for many of the Greek philosphers, this unreliable source is the best we have (and doctorate
s have been written about them)!
This metanode should link to any node containing a story about a mathematician. It doesn't have to be false, but that helps, of course.