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Michael Artin

1934 - Today

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Michael Artin (German: [ˈaʁtiːn]; born 28 June 1934) is a German-American mathematician and a professor emeritus in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Mathematics Department, known for his contributions to algebraic geometry. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Artin has received more than 193,455 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Michael Artin is the 599th most popular mathematician (up from 659th in 2019), the 3,710th most popular biography from Germany (up from 3,755th in 2019) and the 71st most popular German Mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, Michael Artin ranks 599 out of 823Before him are John Lennox, Baudhayana sutras, Erhard Schmidt, Moritz Pasch, Joseph Raphson, and Louis J. Mordell. After him are Alfred Pringsheim, Saunders Mac Lane, Jürgen Moser, Jean-Étienne Montucla, Plato Tiburtinus, and John Playfair.

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Among people born in 1934, Michael Artin ranks 268Before him are Nikolai Slichenko, Martí Vergés, Leonid Stein, Alois Mock, Willard Scott, and Zbigniew Pietrzykowski. After him are Ludvig Faddeev, Claudio Scimone, Inger Stevens, Nicholas Liverpool, Ronnie Drew, and Karl-Josef Rauber.

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Among people born in Germany, Michael Artin ranks 3,710 out of 6,142Before him are Josef Bradl (1918), Frederick I, Count Palatine of Simmern (1417), Hermann Conring (1606), Robert Habeck (1969), Peter Joseph Lenné (1789), and Alexander Zverev (1997). After him are Georg Adolf Erman (1806), Johann Georg Christian Lehmann (1792), Hugo Winckler (1863), Friedrich von Ingenohl (1857), Erich Weinert (1890), and Christian Rohlfs (1849).


Among mathematicians born in Germany, Michael Artin ranks 71Before him are Max Noether (1921), August Leopold Crelle (1780), Max August Zorn (1906), Hillel Furstenberg (1935), Emil Julius Gumbel (1891), and Friedrich Robert Helmert (1843). After him are Ludwig Bieberbach (1886), Grete Hermann (1901), Johann Benedict Listing (1808), Karl Georg Christian von Staudt (1798), Paul du Bois-Reymond (1831), and Johann Karl Burckhardt (1773).