Witch or Saint ? Maria Gaetana Agnesi

Maria Gaetana Agnesi  16 May 1718 – 9 January 1799 was an Italian mathematician, philosopher, theologian and humanitarian. Born in Milan, to a wealthy and literate family Maria Gaetana was the third of 21 children. Her father, Pietro Agnesi, was not a professor, or even a mathematician as many sources suggest. He was born into … Continue reading Witch or Saint ? Maria Gaetana Agnesi