## Andrew Wiles |

**Sir Andrew John Wiles** ^{[1]} is a British mathematician and a ^{[6]} and the 2017 ^{[3]} He was appointed ^{[7]}

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Wiles was born on 11 April ^{[8]} 1953 in ^{[1]} and Patricia Wiles (née Mowll). His father worked as the Chaplain at ^{[9]}

Wiles states that he came across Fermat's Last Theorem on his way home from school when he was 10 years old. He stopped at his local library where he found a book about the theorem.^{[10]} Fascinated by the existence of a theorem that was so easy to state that he, a ten-year-old, could understand it, but that no one had proven, he decided to be the first person to prove it. However, he soon realised that his knowledge was too limited, so he abandoned his childhood dream, until it was brought back to his attention at the age of 33 by ^{[11]}

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العربية: أندرو وايلز

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中文: 安德魯·懷爾斯