Archytas of Tarentum
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|Archytas of Tarentum (428 BC - 350 BC)|
* about 428 BC, † about 350 BC
Archytas of Tarentum was born about 428 BC in Tarentum (now Taranto), Magna Graecia (now Italy). Archytas was a Greek mathematician, statesman and philosopher who worked on the harmonic mean and the problem of duplicating the cube. Archytas of Tarentum died about 350 BC.
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This work is a derivative of:
 O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: “MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive”, http://www-history.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/, 2014