# Mathematician:Cantor

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**Cantor** may refer to:

##### Moritz Benedikt Cantor $($$\text {1829}$ – $\text {1920}$$)$

German historian of mathematics.
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##### Georg Ferdinand Ludwig Philipp Cantor $($$\text {1845}$ – $\text {1918}$$)$

Russian-born German mathematician widely regarded as the creator of set theory.

He established the importance of correspondence between sets and helped to define the concepts of infinity and well-ordered sets.

He is also famous for stating and proving Cantor's Theorem.
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