Friedrich Hirzebruch
German mathematician (1927–2012) / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Friedrich Ernst Peter Hirzebruch ForMemRS^{[1]} (17 October 1927 – 27 May 2012) was a German mathematician, working in the fields of topology, complex manifolds and algebraic geometry, and a leading figure in his generation. He has been described as "the most important mathematician in Germany of the postwar period."^{[3]}^{[4]}^{[5]}^{[6]}^{[7]}^{[8]}^{[9]}^{[10]}^{[11]}
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Born  Friedrich Ernst Peter Hirzebruch (19271017)17 October 1927 Hamm, Province of Westphalia, Germany 
Died  27 May 2012(20120527) (aged 84) Bonn, Germany 
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