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Born on 920 Died on 990
Dunash ha-Levi ben Labrat was a medieval Jewish commentator, poet, and grammarian.
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...
Born on 1282 Died on 1349
Ibn Luyun was a poet and Andalusian agromonist from the Banu Tujibi ethnic group in the Nasrid dynasty. Author and compiler, noted for his treatise on agriculture, Kitab al-Filaha which he wrote nearing the end of his life. A copy of the treatise was found in 1348 with the title of "Treati...
Born on 971 Died on 1029
Abu-l-Hasan Kushayr ibn Labban ibn Bashahri al-Jili, was a Persian mathematician, geographer, and astronomer from Jilan, a.k.a. Gilan, south of the Caspian Sea, Iran.   His main work was probably done about the beginning of the eleventh century, and seems to have taken an important part i...