Scholars A-Z

Al-Hashimi was a Muslim astronomer who is known for penning the Kitāb fīʿilal al‐zījāt (Book of the reasons behind astronomical tables).
Died on 1095
Al-Humaydi wrote Jadh'watu-i-muktabim (The Sparkle of Fire). Its contents are the lives of eminent Spanish Muslims, divided into ten parts, and preceded by a valuable historical introduction. For more detail click here.
Born on 25 Jun, 1936
Bacharuddin Jusuf Habibie was President of Indonesia from 1998 to 1999. His presidency was the third, and the shortest, after independence.
Born on 1226 Died on 30 Jul, 1286
Bar Hebraeus was a medieval Syrian scholar noted for his encyclopaedic learning in science and philosophy and for his enrichment of Syriac literature by the introduction of Arabic culture. Click here for more information.