Edmund Georg Hermann Landau (1877 - 1938) MP

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Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Death: Died in Berlin, Germany
Occupation: Mathematician
Managed by: David Hirschberg
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About Edmund Georg Hermann Landau


Edmund Landau was born in Berlin. His father was Leopold Landau, a gynecologist and his mother was Johanna Jacoby. Landau studied mathematics at the University of Berlin and received his doctorate in 1899 and his habilitation (the post-doctoral qualification required in German universities) in 1901. His doctoral thesis was 14 pages long. In 1905 he married Marianne Ehrlich, the daughter of the biologist Paul Ehrlich, who was awarded the 1908 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.

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Edmund Georg Hermann Landau's Timeline

February 14, 1877
Berlin, Germany
December 16, 1905
Age 28
Berlin, Germany
March 12, 1907
Age 30
Berlin Charlottenburg, Germany
Age 30
September 14, 1911
Age 34
Göttingen, Germany
February 19, 1938
Age 61
Berlin, Germany