# Mathematician:Francis Guthrie

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## Mathematician

English-born, later South African, mathematician and botanist, who is best known in the field of mathematics for posing the Four Color Theorem in $1852$.

## Nationality

English, later South Africam

## History

- Born: 22 January 1831 in London
- Died: 19 October 1899 in Claremont, Cape Town

## Theorems and Definitions

- Four Color Theorem (proposing it as a conjecture)