# Mathematician:Johann III Bernoulli

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## Mathematician

Swiss mathematician who worked on probability theory, recurring decimals and the theory of equations.

Son of Johann II Bernoulli and the elder brother of Jakob II Bernoulli.

## Nationality

Swiss

## History

- Born: 4 Nov 1744, Basel, Switzerland
- Died: 13 July 1807, Berlin, Germany

## Publications

- 1776 -- 89: Published the
*Leipzig Journal for Pure and Applied Mathematics*

## Also known as

**Johann III Bernoulli** can also be seen as **Johannes**. Some sources refer to him as **Jean**.

## Also see

## Sources

- John J. O'Connor and Edmund F. Robertson: "Johann III Bernoulli": MacTutor History of Mathematics archive

- 1937: Eric Temple Bell:
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