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Born on 1304 Died on 1375
Ibn Al-Shater was an astronomer and mathematician.
Born on 1200
'Abd Al-Rhaman Ibn Nasr ibn 'Abdallah ibn Muhammad al-Nabarawi al-Shafi'i (al-Adawi al-Shairazi) is an Egyptian scholar who flourished probably in the time of Salahuddin (sultan 1169-1193). He wrote a handbook for the use of police officers in charge of markets (muhtasib; hence, Spanish almotacen; t...
Born on 26 Jan, 1926 Died on 21 Nov, 1996
Mohammad Abdus Salam was a Pakistani theoretical physicist who, when he shared the 1979 Nobel Prize in Physics for his contribution to electroweak unification, became the first and only Pakistani to receive a Nobel Prize and also the first Muslim to win a Nobel Prize in science.
Born on 1068 Died on 23 Oct, 1134
Abū al‐Ṣalt was an accomplished, though not innovative, astronomer whose most important works dealt with instruments. Click here for more information.