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Abu Arrayhan Muhammad ibn Ahmad al-Biruni

Abu Arrayhan Muhammad ibn Ahmad al-Biruni (0973 - 1048)

* 15 September 0973, † 13 December 1048

Abu Arrayhan Muhammad ibn Ahmad al-Biruni was born on 15 September 973 in Kath, Khwarazm (now Kara-Kalpakskaya, Uzbekistan). Al-Biruni is one of the major figures of Islamic mathematics. He contributed to astronomy, mathematics, physics, medicine and history. Abu Arrayhan Muhammad ibn Ahmad al-Biruni died on 13 December 1048 in Ghazna (now Ghazni, Afganistan).

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[6909] O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: “MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive”, http://www-history.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/, 2014

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