Alphabetical Index Index by Birth Year

Evariste Galois

*1811 in Bourg-la-Reine

+1832 in Paris

French mathematician.

His work laid the foundations for Galois theory and group theory, two major branches of abstract algebra.

He died at age 20 from wounds suffered in a duel.

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