Euclid

Euclid

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: Greek

Occupation: Scientist

Biography: Euclid, fl. 300 BC, also known as Euclid of Alexandria, was a Greek mathematician, often referred to as the Father of Geometry. He was active in Alexandria during the reign of Ptolemy I. His Elements is one of the most influential works in the history of mathematics, serving as the main textbook for teaching mathematics from the time of its publication until the late 19th or early 20th century.