John Griggs Thompson
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|John Griggs Thompson (1932 - unknown)|
* 13 October 1932
John Griggs Thompson was born on 13 October 1932 in Ottawa, Kansas, USA. John Thompson is an American mathematician best known for his proof (with Walter Feit) of one of the most important theorems on finite simple groups.
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This work is a derivative of:
 O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: “MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive”, http://www-history.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/, 2014