Alexander Aitken is one of the famous Mathematician, who was born on the memorable day of April 1 in the year 1895. Hailing from the vibrant city of Otago, Alexander Aitken is a proud citizen of New Zealand.
New Zealander mathematician whose work in algebra and statistics made him a 1936 Fellow of the Royal Society. He was also known for writing several war memoirs, which got him elected to the Royal Society of Literature.Over the years, not only have skills been honed, but a significant impact has also been made in the professional field. Whether it's through work, public appearances, or contributions to the community, Alexander Aitken continues to be an inspiration for many.
|Popular As:||Alexander Aitken|
|Death Day:||November 03|
|Place of Death:||Edinburgh, United Kingdom|
|Place of Burial:||Warriston Cemetery|
He studied first at the University of Otago and later in the Ph.D. program at the University of Edinburgh.
His wonderful memory unfortunately resulted in periods of depression, as he was unable to forget the terrible things he had seen on the battlefields of World War I.
He grew up with six younger siblings in Dunedin, New Zealand. He was a contemporary of fellow mathematician and pioneering statistician, Harold Hotelling.