# Srinivasa Ramanujan

Srinivasa Ramanujan FRS was an Indian mathematician and autodidact who, with almost no formal training in pure mathematics, made extraordinary contributions to mathematical analysis, number theory, infinite series, and continued fractions.

Born: December 22, 1887, Erode, India

Died: April 26, 1920, Chetput, Chennai, India

Spouse: Janakiammal (m. 1909)

Education: Trinity College, Cambridge (1919–1920)

Books: The Lost Notebook and Other Unpublished Papers: Mathematical Works of Srinivasa Ramanujan

Parents: Komalatammal, K. Srinivasa Iyengar