# John Conway’s Five Math Nuggets

The great British mathematician has just passed away. To pay homage to him, here is a small sample of mathematics as loved by this magician of games and numbers.

On April 11, 2020, John Horton Conway died at the age of 82 from Covid-19 in Princeton, United States. He was the mathematician who was mentioned most often in this column (over thirty times). While preparing the articles, I came across a number of…