Abd al-Latif al-Baghdadi

Full name: 
Muwaffaq al-Din Muhammad 'Abd al-Latif ibn Yusuf al-Baghdadi
Arabic name: 
موفق الدين محمد عبد اللطيف بن يوسف البغدادي
Date of birth: 
1162
Date of death: 
1231

Muwaffaq al-Din Muhammad 'Abd al-Latif ibn Yusuf al-Baghdadi, more commonly known as Abd al-Latif al-Baghdadi or Abdallatif al-Baghdadi, born in Baghdad, Iraq, was a celebrated physician, historian, Egyptologist and traveller, and one of the most voluminous writers of the Near East in his time.