#### Quote of the day

The Southern whites are in many respects a great people. Looked at from a certain point of view, they are picturesque. If one will put oneself in a romantic frame of mind, one can admire their notions of chivalry and bravery and justice.

#### Terence Tao

**Born:**July 17, 1975

**(age 48)**

**Bio:**Terence "Terry" Chi-Shen Tao is an Australian-American mathematician who has worked in various areas of mathematics.

**Known for:**

- Solving Mathematical Problems (1992)
- An Introduction to Measure Theory (2011)
- Structure and randomness (2008)
- Analysis II (2016)
- Higher Order Fourier Analysis (2012)