Kuratowski's Lemma/Historical Note

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Historical Note on Kuratowski's Lemma

Kazimierz Kuratowski published what is now known as Kuratowski's Lemma in $1922$, thinking it little more than a corollary of Hausdorff's Maximal Principle.

In $1935$, Max August Zorn published his own equivalent, now known as Zorn's Lemma, acknowledging Kuratowski's earlier work.

This later version became the more famous one.