Nasir al-Din Tusi
1201 – 1274
Who was Nasir al-Din Tusi?
Khawaja Muhammad ibn Muhammad ibn Hasan Tūsī, better known as Nasīr al-Dīn Tūsī, was a Persian polymath and prolific writer: An architect, astronomer, biologist, chemist, mathematician, philosopher, physician, physicist, scientist, theologian and Marja Taqleed. He was of the Ismaili-, and subsequently Twelver Shī‘ah Islamic belief. The Muslim scholar Ibn Khaldun considered Tusi to be the greatest of the later Persian scholars.
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- Feb 18, 1201
- Also known as
- Nasīr al-Dīn al-Tūsī
- Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad ibn al-Ḥasan al-Ṭūsī
- Naṣīr al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad Ṭūsī
- Muhammad Nasir-al-din al-Tusi
- Khawaja Muhammad ibn Muhammad ibn Hasan Tūsī
- Nasīr al-Dīn Tūsī
- Shia Islam
- Persian people
- Lived in
- Jun 26, 1274
on July 23, 2013
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