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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.
Born on 940 Died on 998
Abu Al-Wafa was an astronomer and the greatest mathematician of the tenth century, according to Kettanî. He wrote commentaries on Euclid, Diophantos and al-Khwarizmi (all lost); astronomical tables (Zîj al-Wadih) of which we possibly have a later adaptation; a practical arithmetic; "the complete boo...
Born on 770 Died on 835
Abu Ali al-Khayyat was an astrologer and translator of the famous work,  The Judgments of Nativities.
Al-Hassar was believed to have lived during the 12th century. He specialised in Islamic Inheritance Jurisprudence and was from the Maghreb (region of North Africa). It was believed that he taught mathematics in the city of Septa, located in Africa. Click here for more information.

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