Alexander Grothendieck Net Worth

Alexander Grothendieck was born on March 28, 1928 in Germany. Mathematician known for creating the modern theory of algebraic geometry. His generalization of the classical Riemann-Roch theorem launched the study of algebraic and topological K-theory.

Age, Biography and Wiki

Birth Day March 28, 1928
Birth Place Germany
Age 92 YEARS OLD
Died On Nov 13, 2014 (age 86)
Birth Sign Aries

💰 Net worth: $5 Million

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About

Mathematician known for creating the modern theory of algebraic geometry. His generalization of the classical Riemann-Roch theorem launched the study of algebraic and topological K-theory.

Before Fame

He studied mathematics at the University of Montpellier, but performed better when he studied independently.

Trivia

He ceased his work in mathematics in 1970 to focus on political activism for eighteen years before becoming stateless and relocating to the Pyrenees.

Family Life

His parents were anarchists who fled from Germany to France during World War II. His father died in the Auschwitz concentration camp.

Associated With

He was awarded the Fields Medal in Mathematics in 1966, the same year as Paul Cohen.