The History of Equations and Algebra

Events

Clay Tablets

1700 BCE

Rhind Papyrus

1650 BCE

Egypt

Pythagoras' Followers

540 BCE - 250 BCE

Diophantus

200

Brahmagupta

598 - 665

Bhaskara

1114 - 1185

Fibonacci

1175 - 1250

Scipione del Ferro

1465 - 1526

Niccolo Tartaglia

1500 - 1557

Ludovico Ferrari

1522 - 1565

Francois Viete

1540 - 1603

Girolamo Cardano

1545

Rene Descartes

1596 - 1650

Leonhard Euler

1707 - 1783

Paolo Ruffini

1765 - 1822

Carl Friedrich Gauss

1777 - 1855

Sir William Rowan Hamilton

1805 - 1865

Niels Henrik Abel

1821

Evariste Galois

1831

George Boole

1847

Amalie Noether

1883 - 1935