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I was a child prodigy...discovered negative numbers at age 4 and had proved a significant result in number theory by age 18.

I was considered to be the world's best traveled mathematician, having never held a university position...just traveled around the world spending a few days at different mathematician's homes at each stop.

I am perhaps one of the most prolific of the 20th century mathematicians, having published more than 1500 papers and having more than 400 co-authors.

I invented the "Book" which is God's list of all of the most elegant proofs in mathematics.

Everyone wants to be associated with me through their **** number, which is a measure of the distance between a mathematician and myself in terms of a chain of co-authorships.

Answer: Paul Erdős (1913-1996)