Johann Bernoulli

Johann Bernoulli (1667 - 1748)

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Dr. Med. Johann "Jean, John" Bernoulli
Born in Basel, Schweizmap
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Husband of — married in Basel-Stadt, Switzerlandmap
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Died in Basel, Schweizmap
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Doctor of medicine and Professor of mathematics, a professor at Groningen and Basel

Johann was the father of three more Bernoulli mathematicians.[1]

  • Nicolaus (1695-1726) did young shortly after moving to St. Petersburg.
  • Daniel (1700-1782), know for his work in hydrodynamics, and the St. Petersburg paradox in probability.
  • Johann (1710-1790), followed his father as professor of mathematics at Basel (1748-1790)

Note on birth date

His birth date is the 6 August 1667 in the Gregorian calendar. The birth date of July 27, 1667 which is given in some Wikipedia pages is the Julian version. Please do not change the birth date on this profile.


  1. Bernoulli, Jacob. Translated and introduced by Edith Dudley Sylla. The Art of Conjecturing, Together with Letter to a Friend on Sets in Court Tennis. JHU Press, 2006. (pp 1-)

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