### Carl Friedrich Gauss Rank

## About Carl Friedrich Gauss

Carl Friedrich Gauss was a German mathematician involved in a wide variety of mathematical fields.

### His Work

Gauss, a child prodigy, is famous for many things, but one of them is finding a mathematical formula that adds the numbers from 1 to 100 when he was only eight. He also had many other breakthroughs in math while young. The most famous works of Gauss, Disquisitiones Arithmeticae, was written when he was only 21. This work is highly influential in the field of number theory. Gauss is credited as a creator of theories that solved problems as old as the ancient Greeks.

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## F.A.Q. about Carl Friedrich Gauss

### When is his birthday?

Carl Friedrich Gauss' birthday is on April 30, 1777.

### In how many days is his birthday?

Carl's birthday is in 69 days

### How old was Carl when he died?

He was 77 years old.

### When did he die?

He died in February 23, 1855.

### How old would he be today?

Carl Friedrich Gauss would be 246 years old if he was alive today.

### Where was Carl from?

He was born in Braunschweig, Germany.