# On This Day

• ### 2-7-1877

G. H. Hardy born in Surrey, England. Primarily an analytic number theorist, he may be best known for his collaborations with J. E. Littlewood and S. Ramanujan.

G. H. Hardy
J. E. Littlewood
Srinivasa Ramanujan
• ### 2-7-1883

Eric Temple Bell born in Scotland. Although he was a well known mathematician in his day, he is best remembered for his popular book, Men of Mathematics.