## Gerd Faltings
## 1954 - | Click the picture above |

Faltings is a German mathematician whose work in algebraic geometry led to important results in number theory, including helping with the proof of Fermat's Last Theorem.

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**Mathematicians born in the same country**

Honours awarded to Gerd Faltings(Click below for those honoured in this way) | |

Speaker at International Congress | 1986 |

Fields Medal | 1986 |

- Encyclopaedia Britannica
- AMS (An article about the proof of Fermat's last theorem)
- Mathematical Genealogy Project

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