|Name||Carl Adolph Agardh|
|Date of Birth||January 13, 1785|
|Place of Birth||Sweden|
Carl Adolph Agardh was born on January 13, 1785 in Sweden. He died on Jan 28, 1859 (age 74). Bishop of Karlstad in Sweden who was well known for his work in botany and mathematics.
In the year 1807, he was given a position as a mathematics professor at Lund University. He was a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in addition to serving as the rector of Lund University. It was in Bastad that he was born.