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Omar Khayyam: A Persian astronomer, poet and scientist

Omar Khayyam was a Persian astronomer, writer, poet and mathematician renowned in Iran for his scientific achievements. English-speaking readers know of his extraordinary work through the translation of his collection of hundreds of quatrains (or rubais) in ...
Friday, May 17, 2019

Omar Khayyam: How the poet and astronomer changed the way people measure time

Omar Khayyam, a celebrated Persian mathematician, astronomer, philosopher and poet, is being remembered with a Google Doodle on his 971st birthday. Born in the town of Nishapur in what is now Iran in 1048, Khayyam is most commonly recognised for ...
Friday, May 17, 2019

Omar Khayyam was born 971 a year ago and today receives his Google Doodle

Today is 971 years since the birth of the great and world-famous mathematician, astronomer and philosopher. Omar Khayyam was born in the city of Nishapur, which is located in today's Iran. He was the son of a merchant, he also had a sister named Aisha.
Friday, May 17, 2019

Google doodle celebrates Omar Khayyam's 971st birthday

Google celebrated the 971st birthday of renowned Persian mathematician, philosopher, poet and astronomer Omar Khayyam with a doodle on Saturday. Born on May 18, 1048, in northeastern Iran's Nishapur, Omar Khayyam is notable for several ...
Friday, May 17, 2019

Google celebrates 971st birth anniversary of mathematician Omar Khayyam with doodle

Besides mathematics and philosophy, Khayyam also contributed to Literature. His poetry and verses (also known as 'Rubáiyát') are popular even today. He wrote over a thousand verses. A section of his work, 'Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám', translated by ...
Friday, May 17, 2019

Omar Khayyam: Google celebrates Persian mathematician's 971th birthday with Doodle

Born on May 18, 1048, in Iran's Nishapur, Khayyam was also famous for his poetry and verses. He wrote more than a thousand 'Rubaiyat' or verses. 'Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám', a section of work translated by Edward Fitzgerald, became popular in the West ...
Friday, May 17, 2019

Google celebrates Persian maths genius Omar Khayyam

Google on Saturday dedicated a creative and special doodle to Persian mathematician Omar Khayyam on his 971st birthday. He was best known for his work on the classification and solution of cubic equations. Apart from his maths skills, he was also a ...
Friday, May 17, 2019

Omar Khayyam 971st Birthday: कवि, फिलोसोफर, गणितज्ञ और ज्योतिर्विद थे उमर खय्याम, गूगल ने डूडल से बनाया 971वां जन्मदिवस

Omar Khayyam Google Doodle: गूगल ने आज उमर खय्याम का डूडल (Omar Khayyam) बनाया. उमर खय्याम बहुत ही प्रसिद्ध पारसी कवि, फिलोसोफर, गणितज्ञ और ज्योतिर्विद थे. गूगल आज उमर खय्याम की 971वीं जयंती (Omar Khayyam 971st Birthday) मना रहा है. उमर खय्याम का जन्म 18 मई 1048 को उत्तर पूर्वी ईरान के निशाबुर (निशापुर) में एक खेमा बनाने वाले परिवार में हुआ था. उमर खय्याम (Omar Khayyam Persian Mathematician) को कई गणितिय और विज्ञान की खोज के लिये जाना जाता है. इसके साथ ही उन्हें जलाली कैलेंडर (Jalali calendar) को शुरू करने का श्रेय भी जाता है. जलाली कैलेंडर एक सौर कैलेंडर (Solar Calendar) है, जिसे जलाली संवत ...
Friday, May 17, 2019