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Nasir al-Din al-Tusi

died 748 years ago

26 June 1274

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/