In the year 370 e.n. was born the greatest minds of antiquity and also the first female mathematician in history: Hypatia. Beautiful,
intelligent and highly respected in a time when women could not enter
the Alexandria high society, Hypatia was the most famous thinkers of the
ancient world. Symbol
of science and independent thought, Hypatia was to find the end in
tragic circumstances, after refusing to submit to religious dogma.