Thales of Miletus a pre-Socratic Greek philosopher, mathematician and
astronomer from Miletus in Asia Minor, current day Milet in Turkey and one of the
The ancient Greek philosopher Thales was born in Miletus in Greek Ionia.
Aristotle, the major source for Thales's philosophy and science, identified Thales
Biography of Thales of Miletus (about 624 BC-about 547 BC)
Thales of Miletus (c. 624 - 546 B.C.) was an early Pre-Socratic philosopher,
mathematician and astronomer from the Greek city of Miletus in Ionia (modern-
Thales of Miletus was considered one of the Seven Wise Men of ancient Greece.
Thales was the first of the Greek natural philosophers and founder of the Ionian ...
Aug 19, 2015 ... We know almost nothing about Thales of Miletus. Later generations told many
anecdotes about this man, who was reckoned among the Seven ...
Feb 3, 1997 ... Illustrated article by Don Allen with an emphasis on Thales' geometrical
Thales was the first known philosopher, scientist and mathematician although his
occupation was that of an engineer. He is believed to have been the teacher of ...
Life and Work. Thales of Miletus (fl. c. 585 BC) is regarded as the father of
philosophy. He is also considered the founder of Milesian school and one of the
Short article on Thales, emphasizing his mathematical and scientific
achievements. Includes link to an article on Thales' Theorem.