Person: King (2), John Quill Taylor


John Quill Taylor King was an African American mathematician who was awarded a Ph.D. by the University of Texas. He was a professor of mathematics at Samuel Huston College continuing to serve at Huston-Tillotson College after it merged with Tillotson College where he was President for over twenty years.

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Born 25 September 1921, Memphis, Tennessee, USA. Died 3 August 2011, Austin, Texas, 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