Some claim that when group of rebels attacked he fled and was caught when he refused to cross a bean field.The other version says that he fled to metapontum ,cityup the coast of italy,where he took refuge in the temple of the Muses and died of starvation.

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Pythagoras is believed to have died around 500 B.C. He is known for the Pythagorean Theorem, a theorem detailing the relationship between the hypotenuse and legs of a right triangle. Stories about his death include that of his demise at the hands of an angry mob. Other reports indicate that he may have starved himself to death. Others indicate that Pythagoras was killed by the Syracusans as a result of being caught in a conflict between them and the Agrigentum.