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Yutaka Taniyama

1927 - 1958

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Yutaka Taniyama (谷山 豊, Taniyama Yutaka, 12 November 1927 – 17 November 1958) was a Japanese mathematician known for the Taniyama–Shimura conjecture. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yutaka Taniyama has received more than 135,729 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Yutaka Taniyama is the 388th most popular mathematician (down from 335th in 2019), the 732nd most popular biography from Japan (down from 574th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Japanese Mathematician.

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Among MATHEMATICIANS

Among mathematicians, Yutaka Taniyama ranks 388 out of 828Before him are Alfred Clebsch, Qin Jiushao, Abū Kāmil Shujāʿ ibn Aslam, Ernesto Cesàro, Pierre Wantzel, and Adriaan van Roomen. After him are Maryam Mirzakhani, Yakov Sinai, Edward Kasner, Alain Connes, Luigi Cremona, and Jacques Philippe Marie Binet.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1927, Yutaka Taniyama ranks 150Before him are Vladimir Shatalov, Bernard Vukas, Josy Barthel, Franciszek Macharski, Roger Walkowiak, and Hiroshi Teshigahara. After him are Carlos Romero, Vladimir Ilyushin, Mikhail Ulyanov, Kenneth Anger, Albert Zafy, and Neil Simon. Among people deceased in 1958, Yutaka Taniyama ranks 67Before him are Ivan Yefimovich Petrov, Claire Lee Chennault, Rudolf Rocker, Princess Adelgunde of Bavaria, Grigory Petrovsky, and Goro Yamada. After him are Vítězslav Nezval, Robert Donat, Aleksander Klumberg, Christabel Pankhurst, Princess Joséphine Caroline of Belgium, and Isidora Sekulić.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Yutaka Taniyama ranks 732 out of 5,560Before him are Minoru Kobata (1946), Mari Miyamoto (1950), Hiroshi Teshigahara (1927), Itagaki Taisuke (1837), Takasugi Shinsaku (1839), and Mikimoto Kōkichi (1858). After him are Shigenori Tōgō (1882), Shigeru Kayano (1926), Yoshio Nishina (1890), Hiroshi Katayama (1940), Harukichi Hyakutake (1888), and Eiji Toyoda (1913).

Among MATHEMATICIANS In Japan

Among mathematicians born in Japan, Yutaka Taniyama ranks 5Before him are Seki Takakazu (1642), Kiyosi Itô (1915), Kunihiko Kodaira (1915), and Goro Shimura (1930). After him are Heisuke Hironaka (1931), Satoshi Nakamoto (1975), Mikio Sato (1928), Shigefumi Mori (1951), and Shinichi Mochizuki (1969).