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Muhammad ibn Mūsā al-Khwārizmī

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  1. a Persian mathematician, astronomer, astrologer and geographer

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  2. a 9th century mathematician

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  3. born around 780 in Khwārizm, then part of the Persian Empire (now Khiva, Uzbekistan) and died around 850

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  4. worked most of his life as a scholar in the House of Wisdom in Baghdad

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  5. The frontispiece of Frederic Rosen's The Algebra of Mohammed ben Musa (1831)
    The frontispiece of Frederic Rosen's The Algebra of Mohammed ben Musa (1831)

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