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Thomas Scott Fiske (Flake), Jr.

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Death: January 10, 1944 (78)
Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Scott Fiske and Clara Isabel Fiske
Husband of Anne Corning Fiske and Natalie Millard Fiske
Father of Private
Brother of James Porter Fiske; Clara Dulce Fiske and Dulce Scot Fairman

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About Thomas Fiske

Thomas Scott Fiske (1865–January 10, 1944) was an American mathematician.

He was born in New York City and graduated in 1885 (Ph.D., 1888) from Columbia University, where he was a fellow, assistant, tutor, instructor, and adjunct professor until 1897, when he became professor of mathematics. In 1899 he was acting dean of Barnard College. He was president in 1902–04 of the American Mathematical Society, and he also edited the Bulletin (1891–99) and Transactions (1899–1905) of this society. In 1902 he became secretary of the College Entrance Examination Board. In 1905–06 he also served as president of the Association of Teachers of Mathematics of the Middle States and Maryland. Besides his mathematical papers, he was author of Theory of Functions of a Complex Variable (1906; fourth edition, 1907)

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Thomas Fiske's Timeline

May 12, 1865
New York City, New York, United States
January 10, 1944
Age 78
Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York, United States