Theon of Alexandria

about 335 - about 405


Theon was a Greek mathematician who worked in Alexandria as a teacher of mathematics and astronomy. He was the father of the first woman mathematician Hypatia.
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Mathematicians born in the same country

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Honours awarded to Theon of Alexandria
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  1. Astroseti (A Spanish translation of this biography)

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