Ibn al-Majdi

Full name: 
Shihāb al-Dīn Abū al-'Abbās Ahmad ibn Rajab ibn Taybughā al-Majdī al-Shāfi'ī
Arabic name: 
شهاب الدين أبو العباس أحمد بن رجب بن طيبغا المجدي الشافعي
Date of birth: 
1359
Date of death: 
27 Jan, 1447

Ibn al-Majdī, whose full name is Shihāb al-Dīn Abū al-'Abbās Ahmad ibn Rajab ibn Taybughā al-Majdī al-Shāfi'ī (1359–1447 CE) was an Egyptian mathematician and astronomer. He was born in Cairo (Egypt) in August 1366 and died in Cairo (Egypt) on 27/28 January 1447.