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Yutaka Taniyama

lived from 1927 to 1958


Yutaka Taniyama was a Japanese mathematician best known for the Tanayama-Shimura conjecture, whose proof led to a proof of Fermat's Last Theorem.


Find out more at:
http://mathshistory.st-andrews.ac.uk/Biographies/Taniyama.html