Fact about national Pi day
By ASC A+ Program
on 13 March 21
March 14th is the national Pi day.
Here is a list of fact about Pi
- What is Pi?
- Pi is the ratio of any circle’s circumference to its diameter.
- When was Pi first adopted?
- The Pi symbol was adopted by Swiss mathematician, Leonard Euler, in 1737
- When is the earliest reference to Pi?
- Pi occurred in Ancient Egypt around the year 1650BC is the earliest recorded reference.
- How long is Pi?
- It will take a person 133 years to recite the 6.4 billion knows digits of Pi without stopping.
- Who founded the Pi day?
- Comparing to the long history of Pi, the Pi day have a fairly short history. It is founded by physicist Larry Shaw in 1988.
- Who calculated the Pi?
- The calculated of Pi is not done, yet. But the Fabrice Bellard calculated 2.7 trillion decimal places on just a desktop computer.
- Other fun fact?
- Theoretical physicist Albert Einstein and NBA superstar Stephen Curry both are born on March 14th!
- Most pizzerias and bakeries offer special Pi Day deals and discount on March 14th.
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