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Nasir al-Din al-Tusi

was born 821 years ago

18 February 1201

Nasir al-Tusi was an Islamic astronomer and mathematician who joined the Mongols who conquered Baghdad. He made important contributions to astronomy and wrote many commentaries on Greek texts.

Find out more at: https://mathshistory.st-andrews.ac.uk/Biographies/Al-Tusi_Nasir/