Srinivasa Ramanujan

Srinivasa Ramanujan bio

Birth Name: Srinivasa Ramanujan

Occupation: Mathematician

Place Of Birth: India

Date Of Birth: December 22, 1887

Date Of Death: April 26, 1920

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Indian

Srinivasa Ramanujan was born on the 22nd of December, 1887. He was famous for being a Mathematician. Remembered for his tremendous contributions to the mathematical sub-fields and concepts of number theory, analysis, continued fractions, and infinite series, he famously collaborated with the British mathematician G. H. Hardy. Over the course of his very brief lifetime, he formulated nearly four thousand mathematical equations and identities.

Srinivasa Ramanujan was born in India. In his mid teens, he read G.S. Carr’s A Synopsis of Elementary Results in Pure and Applied Mathematics and was inspired by the work to tackle numerous advanced mathematical concepts and theorems. Remarkably, he was largely a self-taught abstract (pure) mathematician. He did attend some university mathematics courses, but he never received a degree because he failed most of his non-math courses.

Srinivasa Ramanujan was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Srinivasa Ramanujan was born in 1880s.

Srinivasa Ramanujan 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".


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Srinivasa Ramanujan was born in the Year of the Pig.

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REAL NAME: Srinivasa Ramanujan
NICKNAME: Srinivasa
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Srinivasa Ramanujan 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: Srinivasa Ramanujan was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Srinivasa Ramanujan 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.

Srinivasa Ramanujan’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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