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Adolphe Rome

was born 132 years ago

12 July 1889

Adolphe Rome was a classical philologist who worked on the history of ancient Greek mathematics and astronomy, particularly the work of Archimedes, Ptolemy, Heron and especially Pappus and Theon of Alexandria.

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