Ibn al-Baitar

1197 - 1248

Ibn al-Baitar

Ḍiyāʾ Al-Dīn Abū Muḥammad ʿAbdllāh Ibn Aḥmad al-Mālaqī, commonly known as Ibn al-Bayṭār (Arabic: ابن البيطار‎) (1197–1248 AD) was an Andalusian Arab pharmacist, botanist, physician and scientist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ibn al-Baitar has received more than 107,032 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 86th most popular biologist.

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Among biologists, Ibn al-Baitar ranks 86 out of 686Before him are Joseph Pitton de Tournefort, Bernard Katz, Julian Huxley, Coenraad Jacob Temminck, Philip Miller, and Charles Lucien Bonaparte. After him are Françoise Barré-Sinoussi, Edward Tatum, Lynn Margulis, Julius Richard Petri, Antoine Laurent de Jussieu, and Archibald Hill.

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Among people born in 1197, Ibn al-Baitar ranks 1After him are Raymond VII, Count of Toulouse, Aybak, Emperor Juntoku, Nikephoros Blemmydes, Amadeus IV, Count of Savoy, Mafalda of Portugal, Yusuf II, Almohad caliph, and Yolanda of Courtenay. Among people deceased in 1248, Ibn al-Baitar ranks 5Before him are Güyük Khan, Subutai, Shams Tabrizi, and Sancho II of Portugal. After him are Henry II, Duke of Brabant, Al-Adil II, and Kunigunde of Hohenstaufen.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Ibn al-Baitar ranks 246 out of 1,895Before him are Francisco Suárez (1548), Rafael Nadal (1986), Eleanor of Aragon, Queen of Portugal (1402), Joan Enric Vives Sicília (1949), Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca (1488), and Iker Casillas (1981). After him are Alonso de Ojeda (1466), Sancho II of Castile and León (1036), Jordi Savall (1941), Yolande of Aragon (1384), Joan Fuster (1922), and Lluís Companys (1882).


Among biologists born in Spain, Ibn al-Baitar ranks 1After him are Antonio José Cavanilles (1745), Francisco J. Ayala (1934), and Francisco Manuel Blanco (1778).

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