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|William Burnside (1852 - 1927)|
* 2 July 1852, † 21 August 1927
William Burnside was born on 2 July 1852 in Paddington, London, England. William Burnside wrote the first treatise on groups in English and was the first to develop the theory of groups from a modern abstract point of view. William Burnside died on 21 August 1927 in Cotleigh, West Wickham, Kent, England.
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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