Isaac Newton The greatest mathematician of all time.
Isaac Newton was born on 4 th january,1643. He was an English physicist and mathematician. In 1661 ,he went to Cambridge University where he became interested in mathematics, optics, physics and astronomy. It was Newton reflecting telescope made in 1668 that finally brought him to the attention of scientific community and in 1672, he was made a follower of the Royal society. Newton was a difficult man.