ProofWiki:Mathematicians/Kate Bush

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English musician and composer whose contribution to mathematics was to compose a piece called $\pi$ which contains (inaccurately) the first 150 or so digits of its decimal expansion.

Nationality

English (of Anglo-Irish ancestry)

History

  • Born: 30th July 1958, Bexleyheath, Kent England, UK
  • 2012: Awarded a CBE for services to music

Published Works

  • 1978: The Kick Inside
  • 1978: Lionheart
  • 1980: Never for Ever
  • 1982: The Dreaming
  • 1985: Hounds of Love
  • 1989: The Sensual World
  • 1993: The Red Shoes
  • 2005: Aerial (on which appears the song $\pi$)
  • 2011: Director's Cut
  • 2011: 50 Words for Snow