Who was there ?


Mathematicians in our archive who were alive in the year 500 BC are:

Pythagoras was about 69 this year and would die in about a further 25 years.
Panini was about 20 this year and would die in about a further 40 years.

There were 2 mathematicians in our archive alive in the year 500 BC.


Click below to see a time line of mathematicians between the dates stated. It shows how their lives overlapped.

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