One of greek's scienceist by nicolas jones

Pythagoras' life

Pythagoras is the man who played a crucial role that influenced Plato and Aristotle.He founded the Pythagorean brotherhood, a group of his followers whose beliefs and ideas were rediscovered and contributed to the development of mathematics and Western rational philosophy.He was born in about 580 BC on the island of Samos, in the Aegean sea. He settled in Crotona, a Greek colony in southern Italy, about 530 bc. A brotherhood of disciples soon gathered around him, inspired by his teachings.