Currently alive, at 77 years of age.
1939 – Born in London on the 19th of August.
1970 – He was awarded the Fields Medal, at age 31.
– His academic career started as a student of Harold Davenport, at University College, London and later at Cambridge.
– He is a fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge.
– His students include John Coates, David Masser, Roger Heath-Brown, Yuval Flicker, and Cameron Stewart.
– Fellow Royal Society, Fellow Indian National Science Academy