Scholars A-Z

Born on 920 Died on 990
Dunash ha-Levi ben Labrat was a medieval Jewish commentator, poet, and grammarian.
Born on 900 Died on 960
Jewish physician and one of the first scholars to make a comparative study of the Hebrew and Arabic languages. He practiced medicine at the Fatamid court of al-Qayrawan, (now in Tunisia) and, like other educated Jewish people of his time, was versed in Hebrew. The work for which he is best known was...
Born on 1149 Died on 1209
Fakhr ad-Din ar-Razi was a philosopher and Muslim theologian.
Born on 02 Jan, 1938
Farouk El-Baz is an Egyptian American scientist who worked with NASA to assist in the planning of scientific exploration of the Moon, including the selection of landing sites for the Apollo missions and the training of astronauts in lunar observations and photography.   He is married, has...

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