# Mathematician:Marion Kirkland Fort, Jr

## Mathematician

**M. K. Fort, Jr.**, known as **Kirk**, was an American mathematician specialising in topology.

## Nationality

American

## History

- Born: 1921, Spartanburg, South Carolina
- Died: 1964, Princeton, New Jersey

## Theorems and Definitions

Results named for **Marion Kirkland Fort, Jr** can be found here.

Definitions of concepts named for **Marion Kirkland Fort, Jr** can be found here.

## Publications

- 1955:
*Nested neighborhoods in Hausdorff spaces*(*Amer. Math. Monthly***Vol. 62**: 372) www.jstor.org/stable/2307058 - 1962:
*Topology of 3-Manifolds and Related Topics*