Banknotes with Pictures of Mathematicians

Are you aware of any? (current ones? old ones?)

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12 thoughts on “Banknotes with Pictures of Mathematicians

  1. tobiasosborne

    Dear Gil,

    The only one I’m aware of is the old zehn Deutsche mark bill which features Gauss:

    I guess there’s probably more…


  2. Gil Kalai

    Thanks all. It was a pleasant surprise to see Arf on a 10 Turkish Lira banknote. (See next post. Clicking on the 10 Lira picture there will take you to a recent breakthrough regarding Arf invariants.)


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