# Mathematician:Roland Percival Sprague

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## Mathematician

German mathematician, known for the Sprague-Grundy Theorem and for being the first mathematician to find a perfect squared square.

## Nationality

German

## History

- Born: 11 July 1894 in Unterliederbach, Germany
- Died: 1 August 1967

## Theorems and Definitions

Results named for **Roland Percival Sprague** can be found here.

## Publications

- 1935:
*Über mathematische Kampfspiele*(*Tôhoku Mathematical Journal***Vol. 41**: 438 – 444) - 1937:
*Über zwei Abarten von Nim*(*Tôhoku Mathematical Journal***Vol. 43**: 451 – 454) - 1963:
*Recreation in Mathematics* - 1969:
*Unterhaltsame Mathematik*(2nd edition)