Today is World Statistics Day, October 20!
Our Fact-based worldview started south of Bagdad.
Eight hundred and one years after the birth of Jesus, another child was born, by a much richer family 170 kilometers south of Bagdad, in Kufa. He was given a much longer name: Abu Yūsuf Yaʻqūb ibn ʼIsḥāq aṣ-Ṣabbāḥ al-Kindī.
English Wikipedia just calls him “al-Kindi”.
In the beautiful world of...
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