Pythagoras Superstar (569/70 – c. 475 BC)
Michael Lahanas
Πυθαγόρας ο Σάμιος

Griechische Mathematik: Pythagoras

a son of the God , De vita pythagorica 82

Coin from the Roman Period (Ionia Samos BMC [British Museum Catalog] 237, struck during the reign of Trajan). Pythagoras touching with his hand a globe placed on a column. He knew that the Earth is spherical (Diogenes Laertios: He too, was the first person who called the earth round). of