Person: Johnson (3), Elgy


Elgy Sibley Johnson was an African American mathematician who was awarded a Ph.D. by the Catholic University of America. He served at the District of Columbia Teachers College, then joined the University of the District of Columbia when it was founded in 1976.

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Born 8 November 1912, Jacksonville, Florida, USA. Died 12 March 1987, Washington D.C., USA.

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African American, Origin Usa

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  1. O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive