Abū al‐Qāsim Aṣbagh ibn Muḥammad ibn al‐Samḥ al‐Gharnāṭī
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29 May, 1035
Ibn al-Samh was born in Cordoba (979) and died in Granada (1035). He grew up in a learned milieu: he was a disciple of Maslama of Madrid (d. 1007), and became a prominent astronomer and mathematician in his school, one of the most important centres for the study of the exact sciences in al-Andalus.
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