Ibrahim Muteferrika

Economist, Deceased Person

1674 – 1745

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Who was Ibrahim Muteferrika?

Ibrahim M├╝teferrika was a Transylvanian-born Ottoman diplomat, polymath: a publisher, printer, courtier, economist, man of letters, astronomer, historian, historiographer, Islamic scholar and theologian, sociologist, and the first Muslim to run a printing press with movable Arabic type.

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Born
1674
Cluj-Napoca
Nationality
  • Ottoman Empire
Profession
Lived in
  • Cluj-Napoca
Died
1745
Istanbul

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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