(16 Mar 1821 - 21 Oct 1881)
Science Quotes by Eduard Heine (1 quote)
… the definition of irrational numbers, on which geometric representations have often had a confusing influence. … I take in my definition a purely formal point of view, calling some given symbols numbers, so that the existence of these numbers is beyond doubt.
— Eduard Heine
- 16 Mar - short biography, births, deaths and events on date of Heine's birth.