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List of Muslim astronomers

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This is a sub-article to Muslim scientists and a parallel article to Islamic astronomy.

A Muslim astronomer is an astronomer who professes Islam and/or is engaged in Islamic astronomy.

List[edit]

  • Khalid ibn Yazid (Calif)
  • Jafar al-Sadiq
  • Yaqūb ibn Tāriq
  • Ibrahim al-Fazari
  • Muhammad al-Fazari
  • Mashallah ibn Athari
  • Naubakht
  • Abu Hanifa Dinawari
  • Al-Khwarizmi, also a mathematician
  • Abu Maʿshar (Albumasar)
  • Al-Farghani
  • Banū Mūsā (Ben Mousa)
    • Ja'far Muhammad ibn Mūsā ibn Shākir
    • Ahmad ibn Mūsā ibn Shākir
    • Al-Hasan ibn Mūsā ibn Shākir
  • Thābit ibn Qurra (Thebit)
    • Sinan ibn Thabit
    • Ibrahim ibn Sinan
  • Sind ibn Ali
  • Al-Majriti
  • Al-Battani (Albatenius)
  • Al-Farabi (Abunaser)
  • Abd Al-Rahman Al Sufi
  • Abu Sa'id Gorgani
  • Kushyar ibn Labban
  • Abū Ja'far al-Khāzin
  • Al-Mahani
  • Al-Marwazi
  • Al-Nayrizi
  • Al-Saghani
  • Al-Farghani
  • Brethren of Purity
  • Abū Sahl al-Qūhī (Kuhi)
  • Abu-Mahmud al-Khujandi
  • Abū al-Wafā' al-Būzjānī
  • Ibn Yunus
  • Abu Nasr Mansur
  • Ibn al-Haytham (Alhacen)
  • Al-Biruni
  • Avicenna
  • Abū Ishāq Ibrāhīm al-Zarqālī (Arzachel)
  • Omar Khayyám
  • Al-Khazini
  • Ibn Bajjah (Avempace)
  • Ibn Tufail (Abubacer)
  • Nur Ed-Din Al Betrugi (Alpetragius)
  • Averroes
  • Al-Jazari
  • Anvari
  • Sharaf al-Dīn al-Tūsī
  • Mo'ayyeduddin Urdi
  • Nasir al-Din al-Tusi
  • Ibn al-Nafis
  • Qutb al-Din al-Shirazi
  • Ibn al-Shatir
  • Shams al-Dīn al-Samarqandī
  • Jamshīd al-Kāshī
  • Ulugh Beg, also a mathematician
  • Ali Qushji, also a mathematician and philosopher
  • Al-Birjandi
  • Taqi al-Din Muhammad ibn Ma'ruf, Ottoman astronomer
  • Ahmad Nahavandi
  • Ahmad Khani
  • Haly Abenragel
  • Abolfadl Harawi
  • Kerim Kerimov, a founder of the Soviet space program and a lead architect behind the first human spaceflight (Vostok 1) and space stations (Salyut and Mir)
  • Farouk El-Baz, a NASA scientist involved in the first Moon landings with the Apollo program
  • Abdul Kalam
  • Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
  • Muhammed Faris
  • Abdul Ahad Mohmand
  • Talgat Musabayev
  • Anousheh Ansari
  • Amir Ansari
  • Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor
  • CM Abdulla Moulavi
  • Mariam al-Asturlabi
  • Dr. Saleh M. Al-Ojairi[1]

References[edit]

  1. "Home".

See also[edit]

  • List of astrologers
  • Islamic astronomy
  • List of Muslim scholars
  • List of people by belief
  • List of Muslims
  • List of Iranian scientists
  • Golden Age of Islam
  • Islamic astrology
  • Arab and Persian astrology


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