Sofia Kovalevskaya

Sofia Kovalevskaya bio

Birth Name: Sofia Vasilyevna Kovalevskaya

Occupation: Person

Place Of Birth: Russia

Date Of Birth: January 15, 1850

Date Of Death: February 10, 1891

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Russian

Sofia Kovalevskaya was born on the 15th of January, 1850. She was popular for being a Person. After graduating from the University of Heidelberg, this Russian-born mathematician submitted a dissertation to the University of Göttingen in which she laid out an important mathematical concept that is now known as the Cauchy-Kovalevski theorem.

Sofia Kovalevskaya was born in Russia. She decorated the walls of her childhood bedroom with mathematical formulas. She was the first Russian woman to earn an advanced degree in mathematics, to become a full professor, and to edit a scientific publication.

Sofia Kovalevskaya was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Sofia Kovalevskaya was born in 1850s.

Sofia Vasilyevna Kovalevskaya is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Sofia’s Sofia Vasilyevna Kovalevskaya attended University of Heidelberg, 1869, Stockholm University, Russian Academy of Sciences.


Sofia Kovalevskaya’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Sofia Kovalevskaya’s parents.

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Like many famous people and celebrities, Sofia Kovalevskaya kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Sofia Kovalevskaya was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Sofia Vasilyevna Kovalevskaya
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Sofia Kovalevskaya was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Sofia Kovalevskaya was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Sofia Kovalevskaya had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Sofia Kovalevskaya’s birth sign is Capricorn and she had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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