Person: Monteiro, Jacy


Luiz Henrique Jacy Monteiro was a Brazilian mathematician who played a major role in the development of Brazilian mathematics in the middle of the 20th century. He did much to introduce modern mathematics to Brazilian school teachers as well as to university students.

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 6 November 1918, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Died 20 May 1975, São Paulo, Brazil.

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Origin Brazil

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  1. O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive