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John Tate

1925 - 2019

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John Torrence Tate Jr. (March 13, 1925 – October 16, 2019) was an American mathematician, distinguished for many fundamental contributions in algebraic number theory, arithmetic geometry and related areas in algebraic geometry. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Tate has received more than 182,534 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. John Tate is the 643rd most popular mathematician (down from 515th in 2019), the 5,811th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,282nd in 2019) and the 42nd most popular American Mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, John Tate ranks 643 out of 823Before him are Thoralf Skolem, Claude Chevalley, Shigefumi Mori, Vladimir Drinfeld, Paul Bernays, and Paul du Bois-Reymond. After him are Johann Karl Burckhardt, Guido Castelnuovo, Friedrich Waismann, Paul Gordan, Edward Routh, and David Gregory.

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Among people born in 1925, John Tate ranks 287Before him are Carlo Di Palma, Italo De Zan, Geir Hallgrímsson, Elisabeth Domitien, Francisco Rodrigues, and Maria Tallchief. After him are Peter R. Hunt, Henri Oreiller, Marlen Khutsiev, Brent Scowcroft, Wolfgang Unzicker, and Justus Dahinden. Among people deceased in 2019, John Tate ranks 273Before him are Paweł Adamowicz, Sulli, Pedro Manfredini, Sushma Swaraj, Carol Channing, and Ndaye Mulamba. After him are Mark Zakharov, Clive Swift, Marlen Khutsiev, Jessica Jaymes, Michael J. Pollard, and Mirjam Pressler.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Tate ranks 5,811 out of 18,182Before him are Robert Z'Dar (1950), Roman Reigns (1985), Philip Bailey (1951), Chris Farley (1964), Maclyn McCarty (1911), and Shawn Michaels (1965). After him are Bob Falkenburg (1926), Ray Romano (1957), Eugene Sledge (1923), Margaret Colin (1958), Bill Nye (1955), and William Christie (1944).

Among MATHEMATICIANS In United States

Among mathematicians born in United States, John Tate ranks 42Before him are Benjamin Peirce (1809), Ronald Graham (1935), Edward O. Thorp (1932), Louis J. Mordell (1888), Saunders Mac Lane (1909), and Oswald Veblen (1880). After him are Leonard Eugene Dickson (1874), Gladys West (1930), Daniel Quillen (1940), Gilbert Strang (1934), Solomon W. Golomb (1932), and Tom M. Apostol (1923).