Person: Rigby, John Frankland


John Frankland Rigby worked for his whole career at the University of Cardiff. As a geometer he was famed for the 'Rigby points'. A leading expert on mathematics and art, he was also an enthusiastic and highly successful teacher.

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 22 April 1933, Westhoughton, near Bolton, Greater Manchester, England. Died 29 December 2014, Cardiff, Wales.

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Group Theory, Origin England

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