Frank Plumpton Ramsey

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Frank Plumpton Ramsey

Birthdate: (26)
Birthplace: Chesterton, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Death: January 19, 1930 (26)
London, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Arthur Stanley Ramsey and Mary Agnes Ramsey
Husband of Lettice Ramsey
Brother of Rt. Rev. and Rt. Hon. Arthur Michael Ramsey, Baron Ramsey of Canterbury and Dr Bridget Mary Barcroft

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About Frank Plumpton Ramsey

Frank Plumpton Ramsey entered Winchester College in 1915 and from there he won a scholarship to Trinity College, Cambridge. He completed his secondary school education at Winchester in 1920 and he entered Trinity College, Cambridge, to study mathematics. At Cambridge, Ramsey became a senior scholar in 1921 and graduated as a Wrangler in the Mathematical Tripos of 1923.

In 1925 Ramsey married Lettice C Baker and they had two daughters. In 1926 he was appointed as a university lecturer in mathematics and he later became a Director of Studies in Mathematics at King's College. It was a short career, for sadly Ramsey died at the beginning of 1930. However, in the short time during which he lectured at Cambridge he had already established himself as an outstanding lecturer.

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Frank Plumpton Ramsey's Timeline

February 22, 1903
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
January 19, 1930
Age 26
London, England