Unknown Teacher of Great Mathematicians

Monsieur Louis Richard of the Lycée Louis Le Grand’s Classe Préparatoire (2nd year Mathématiques Spéciales), an unknown Math teacher who not only spotted a genius in Évariste Galois, kept his homeworks for 15 years later to give to another genius student Charles Hermite (proved e transcendental, his German student Lindermann proved pi transcendental) .

http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/Biographies/Richard_Louis.html

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