Carl Friedrich Gauss
Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss
(; ; ; 30 April 177723 February 1855) was a German mathematician
and physicist who made significant contributions to many fields in mathematics and science. Sometimes referred to as the ''Princeps mathematicorum'' () and "the greatest mathematician since antiquity", Gauss had an exceptional influence in many fields of mathematics and science, and is ranked among history's most influential mathematicians.
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