Fred Boyer Wright

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14 December 1925
Roanoke, Virginia, USA
28 April 2006
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

Fred Boyer Wright was an African American mathematician whose Ph.D. was supervised by Irving Kaplansky. After working at the Institute for Air Weapons Research for the Navy he was appointed as an Assistant Professor of Mathematics at Tulane University.


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Written by J J O'Connor and E F Robertson
Last Update July 2022