John G. Thompson

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John G. Thompson

John Griggs Thompson (born October 13, 1932) is a mathematician at the University of Florida noted for his work in the field of finite groups. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John G. Thompson has received more than 101,117 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 289th most popular mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, John G. Thompson ranks 289 out of 746Before him are Hans Hahn, Guillaume Postel, Peter Barlow, Ivan Vinogradov, Caspar Wessel, and Jacques Charles François Sturm. After him are Andreas Osiander, Pavel Alexandrov, Edward Waring, Callippus, Kunihiko Kodaira, and Jabir ibn Aflah.

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Among people born in 1932, John G. Thompson ranks 123Before him are Hassan Al-Turabi, Yukio Shimomura, Carl Perkins, Tomohiko Ikoma, Dino Sani, and Félix Malloum. After him are Momoko Kōchi, Tavo Burat, Anna Moffo, Bill Foulkes, Vasily Aksyonov, and Piper Laurie.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John G. Thompson ranks 2,072 out of 12,171Before him are Chris Noth (1954), Bill Bixby (1934), Madeleine Stowe (1958), Walter Lantz (1899), Edward Gorey (1925), and Zoe Saldana (1978). After him are Bridget Fonda (1964), Sarah Wayne Callies (1977), Warren Christopher (1925), Richard Bull (1924), Spiro Agnew (1918), and Dr. John (1941).

Among MATHEMATICIANS In United States

Among mathematicians born in United States, John G. Thompson ranks 12Before him are Edward Norton Lorenz (1917), Herbert A. Hauptman (1917), Alonzo Church (1903), Lloyd Shapley (1923), Sam Loyd (1841), and Paul Cohen (1934). After him are Jesse Douglas (1897), Richard Hamming (1915), John Milnor (1931), Mitchell Feigenbaum (1944), Raymond Smullyan (1919), and Stephen Smale (1930).

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