Pythagoras of Samos was an Ionian Greek philosopher, mathematician, and founder of the religious movement called Pythagoreanism. He was born on
c. 570 BC in Samos and died on c. 495 BC (aged around 75) in Metapontum.
ERA - Ancient philosophy
- Western philosophy
Main interests -
Metaphysics, Music, Mathematics, Ethics, Politics
Notable ideas -
Musica universalis, Pythagorean tuning, Pythagorean theorem