Ahmad ibn Majid

Full name: 
Shihab al-Din Ahmad ibn Majid al-Najid
Arabic name: 
أحمد بن ماجد‎
Date of birth: 
1421

Ahmad ibn Majid navigator and writer. Ibn Majid, whose full name was Shihab al-Din Ahmad ibn Majid al-Najid, was born at Julfar, in modern Oman, in the mid-1430s.

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