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David hilbert was born around 1682 in konigsberg in east prussia, which comprised a section of germany and modern day kaliningrad russia his father was a judge and his mother an amateur. Top 10 greatest mathematicians m r sexton december 7, 2010 share 3k stumble 1k he is regarded as the greatest mathematician to have ever walked. Get information, facts pythagoras mathematician and philosopher c 582 bce these theorems include the famous pythagorean theorem. Alongside pythagoras, euclid is a very famous name in the history of greek geometry he gathered the work of all of the earlier mathematicians and created his. Trachette jackson born: place: bs mathematics (1994 honors), arizona university msc applied mathematics (1996) phd applied mathematics university of washington.
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