Omar Khayyam

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Omar Khayyám
عمر خیام
Omar Khayyam Profile.jpg
Omar Khayyam bust in Nishapur, Iran
Born 18 Mey[1] 1048[2]
Nishapur, Khorasan, (Persie)
Died 4 December[1] 1131 (aged 83)[2]
Nishapur, Khorasan, (Persie)
Naitionality Persie
Schuil Persie mathematics, Persie poetry, Persie filosofie
Main interests
Mathematics, Astronomy, Filosofie, Poetry

Omar Khayyám ; born Ghiyāth ad-Dīn Abu'l-Fatḥ ʿUmar ibn Ibrāhīm al-Khayyām Nīshāpūrī (Persie: غیاث‌الدین ابوالفتح عمر ابراهیم خیام نیشابورﻯ, pronounced [xæjˈjɒːm]; 18 Mey 1048 – 4 December 1131), wis a Persie mathematician, astronomer, filosopher, an poet, wha is widely considered tae be ane o the maist influential scientists o the middle ages.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Omar Khayyam (Persian poet and astronomer)". Britannica.com. Retrieved 2012-05-30. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Professor Seyyed Hossein Nasr and Professor Mehdi Aminrazavi. “An Anthology of Philosophy in Persia, Vol. 1: From Zoroaster to ‘Umar Khayyam”, I.B. Tauris in association with The Institute of Ismaili Studies, 2007.