Euclid of Alexandria
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|Euclid of Alexandria (325 BC - 265 BC), Greek|
* about 325 BC, † about 265 BC
Euclid of Alexandria was born about 325 BC. Euclid was a Greek mathematician best known for his treatise on geometry: The Elements. This influenced the development of Western mathematics for more than 2000 years. Euclid of Alexandria died about 265 BC in Alexandria, Egypt.
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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