# Mathematician:Grace Emily Chisholm Young

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## Mathematician

English mathematician who became the first woman to receive a doctorate in Germany, in any field.

## Nationality

English

## History

- Born: 15 March 1868 in Haslemere, Surrey, UK
- Died: 29 March 1944 in Croydon, Surrey, England

## Theorems and Definitions

- Denjoy-Young-Saks Theorem (with Arnaud Denjoy and Stanisław Saks)

## Publications

- 1895:
*The algebraic groups of spherical trigonometry* - 1905:
*The First Book of Geometry*(with William Henry Young) - 1906:
*Bimbo: A Little Real Story for Jill and Molly* - 1906:
*The Theory of Sets of Points*(with William Henry Young) - 1907:
*Bimbo and the Frogs: Another Real Story*

## Also known as

Her name at birth was **Grace Emily Chisholm**: **Young** was her married name.