Gabriel Lamé
was born 222 years ago
22nd July 1795

Gabriel Lamé worked on a wide variety of different topics. His work on differential geometry and contributions to Fermat's Last Theorem are important. He proved the theorem for n = 7 in 1839.

Find out more at:
http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/Mathematicians/Lame.html