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Pierre Deligne, March 2005
|Born||3 October 1944
|Alma mater||Universite Libre de Bruxelles|
|Known for||Proof of the Weil conjectures|
|Awards||Abel Prize (2013)
Wolf Prize (2008)
Balzan Prize (2004)
Crafoord Prize (1988)
Fields Medal (1978)
|Institutions||Institute for Advanced Study
Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques
|Doctoral advisor||Alexander Grothendieck|
|Doctoral students||Lê Dũng Tráng
He was born in Etterbeek. He went to school at Athénée Adolphe Max and studied at the Universite Libre de Bruxelles (ULB).
In 2009, Deligne was elected a foreign member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.
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