Abraham de Moivre

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Abraham de Moivre
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Abraham de Moivre
Born 26 Mey 1667
Vitry-le-François, Kinrick o Fraunce
Died 27 November 1754(1754-11-27) (aged 87)
Lunnon, Ingland
Residence Ingland
Naitionality French
Alma mater Academy o Saumur
Collège d'Harcourt [fr]
Kent for De Moivre's formula
Theorem o de Moivre–Laplace
Scientific career
Fields Mathematics
Academic advisors Jacques Ozanam
Influences Isaac Newton

Abraham de Moivre (French pronunciation: ​[abʁaam də mwavʁ]; 26 Mey 1667 – 27 November 1754) wis a French mathematician kent for de Moivre's formula, a formula that airts complex nummers an trigonometry, an for his wark on the normal distribution an probability theory.