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Translated the Principia Mathematica into French; lover of Voltaire
French
Her 'witch' curve is actually a mistranslation of 'turning curve'
Italian
Word's first computer programmer, before computers had been invented
English
Important early twentieth-century algebraist and mathematical physicist
German
20th century pioneer computer programmer
American
Studied number theory, corresponded with Gauss
French
Sometimes described as the first woman mathematician
Greek
Did work in astronomy and mathematical physics
Scottish
Student of G.H. Hardy, first woman president of the London Mathematical Society
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First European woman to hold a university chair in mathematics
Russian
Nurse and statistician
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