I know that all great chess/weiqi players start at a young a age.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Is this also true for mathematicians and physicist?

Could anyone give examples of great mathematicians and physicists who started late in life?

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# To be a great mathematician/physicist, must one start young?

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