Scholars A-Z

Labana of Cordoba was thoroughly versed in the exact sciences; her talents were equal to the solution of the most complex geometrical and algebraic problems, and her vast acquaintance with general literature obtained her the important employment of private secretary to the Caliph Al-Hakam II. Cli...
Lagâri Hasan Çelebi was an Ottoman aviator. According to Evliya Çelebi the voyager, he made a successful manned rocket flight.
Born on 820 Died on 912
Qusṭā ibn Lūqā (Constantine, son of Loukas), a scholar of Greek Christian origin working in Islamic lands in the 9th century, did work in astronomy that included translations of Greek astronomical works and original compositions. In addition, he composed and translated mathematical, medical, and phi...

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