Death of Maryam Mirzakhani

May 3, 1977 - July 15, 2017
Stanford, California | Age 40

The first woman to win the Fields Medal for mathematics…
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Maryam Mirzakhani, the first woman to win the Fields Medal for mathematics, died Saturday, July 15, 2017, of breast cancer, according to multiple news sources. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

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