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Born on 878 Died on 980
Tunisian physician, born around 878 à Kairouan, where he died in ca. 980. About forty medical works are attributed to him, many of them were translated into Latin: Kitab al-adwiya al-mufrada (Treatise on Simple Drugs) (Liber de Gradibus Simpleium), the Latin translation of which was performed by Con...
Born on 942 Died on 1017
The Nestorian Ibn al-Khammar, whose complete name is Abu l-Khayr al-Hassan ibn Suwar Ibn Baba Ibn al-Khammar, was born in 331/942 or 943 in Baghdad and died around 421/1030. He was a pupil of Yahy Ibn 'Adi and belonged to the philosophical circle of Abu Sulayman as-Sidjistani in Baghad. Later he was...
Born on 16 Nov, 1313 Died on 1374
Ibn al-Khatib, known as Lisan al-din, 1313-1374, was the greatest Muslim writer of Granada and the last great intellectual, writer, and statesman of Muslim Spain. Click here for more information.
Born on 1210 Died on 1267
Ibn al-Lubudi was a physician, mathematician, astronomer and philosopher, born in Aleppo in 1210; died after 1267. He studied medicine in Damascus under the famed al-Dakhwar, then Ibn al-Lubudi entered the services of Mansur Ibrahim ruler of Hims (1239-45), and then Najm Eddin Ayyub appointed him go...