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So you're reading your group theory textbook the other day, and you notice this little footnote on someone's name and you realise that this is the most sadness that anyone could ever inject into a question mark.

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@JordiGH Most arrivals to Auschwitz were killed on the same day, so 1942 sounds plausable.

Hausdorff is perhaps the most famous example https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felix_Hausdorff of a mathematician basically murdered by Nazis

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