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Born on 1048 Died on 1131
‘Umar al-Khayyam (better known as Omar Khayyam, was a polymath scholar from Nishapur, Persia. Mathematician, philosopher, astronomer and poet, he also wrote treatises in Arabic on mechanics, geography, music and physics. Because of the originality of his contributions, Al-Khayyam was established as...

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