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Word's first computer programmer, before computers had been inventedEnglish
Translated the Principia Mathematica into French; lover of VoltaireFrench
First European woman to hold a university chair in mathematicsRussian
Nurse and statisticianEnglish
20th century pioneer computer programmerAmerican
Did work in astronomy and mathematical physicsScottish
Sometimes described as the first woman mathematicianGreek
Her 'witch' curve is actually a mistranslation of 'turning curve'Italian
Student of G.H. Hardy, first woman president of the London Mathematical SocietyEnglish
Studied number theory, corresponded with GaussFrench
Important early twentieth-century algebraist and mathematical physicistGerman

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