John Appleton (academic)
John Appleton (aka John de Appleton) was a Master of University College, Oxford, England.Appleton was a mature commoner and Fellow of University College. He became Master of the College circa 1401 and...
Richard Swineshead
Richard Swineshead (a.k.a. Suisset, Suiseth, etc.) (fl. c. 1340 – 1354) was an English mathematician, logician, and natural philosopher. He was perhaps the greatest of the Oxford Calculators of Merton...
Thomas Bradwardine
Thomas Bradwardine (c. 1290 – 26 August 1349) was an English cleric, scholar, mathematician, physicist, courtier and, very briefly, Archbishop of Canterbury. As a celebrated scholastic philosophe...
Ibn al-Wardi
Abū Ḥafs Zayn al-Dīn ʻUmar ibn al-Muẓaffar Ibn al-Wardī (Arabic: عمر ابن مظفر ابن الوردي‎), known as Ibn al-Wardi, was an Arab historian AH 691 (1291/1292)-AH 749 (1348/1349).
Shams al-Din al-Ansari al-Dimashqi
Sheikh Shams al-Din al-Ansari al-Dimashqi or simply al-Dimashqi (Arabic: شمس الدين الأنصاري الدمشقي‎) (1256–1327) was a medieval Arab geographer, completing his main work in 1300. Born in D...
Adhamh Ó Cianáin
Adhamh Ó Cianáin (died 1373) was an Irish historian and genealogist.Described in his obituary as "a learned historian" and "a canon" of Lisgoole, "having secured victory of deamon and world".A member ...
Amalricus Augerii
Amalricus Augerii was a church-historian of the fourteenth century, and member of the Augustinian Order. He was a doctor of the University of Montpellier, prior of a monastery of his Order, and chapla...
Edmund Lacey
Edmund Lacey (or Lacy; died 1455) was a medieval Bishop of Hereford and Bishop of Exeter in England.Lacey was educated at University College, Oxford, where he was a mature commoner, then Fellow, and s...
Ibn Khaldun
Ibn Khaldūn (full name, Arabic: أبو زيد عبد الرحمن بن محمد بن خلدون الحضرمي‎, Abū Zayd ‘Abdu r-Raḥmān bin Muḥammad bin Khaldūn Al-Ḥaḍrami; May 27, 1332 CE – March 19, 1406 CE was an Arab Mu...
William Kexby
William Kexby MA (aka William de Kexby; fl. 1376–1379) was a late 14th-century Master of University College, Oxford, England.Kexby was a Fellow of University College and he subsequently became Master...
Abu'l-Fida
Abu al-Fida (Arabic: أبو الفداء‎; or Abul-Fida' al-Ḥamawi or Abul Fida Ismail Hamvi, fully Abu Al-fida' Isma'il Ibn 'ali ibn Mahmud Al-malik Al-mu'ayyad 'imad Ad-din; also transliterated Abu...
Abella
Abella sometimes known as Abella of Salerno was a mid-14th century Roman physician who taught general medicine at the Salerno school of medicine. Though her dates are not established, she is believed ...
Henry of Unna
Henry of Unna was proctor of the University of Paris in the 14th century, beginning his term on January 13, 1340. He was preceded as proctor by Conrad of Megenberg. A native of Denmark, Henry of Unna...
Parameshvara
Vatasseri Parameshvara Nambudiri (ca.1380–1460) was a major Indian mathematician and astronomer of the Kerala school of astronomy and mathematics founded by Madhava of Sangamagrama. He was also an as...
Mas‘ud ibn Muhammad Sijzi
Mas‘ud ibn Muhammad Sijzi was a Persian physician who lived before 1334CE in eastern Iran.Little is known of the life of Mas‘ud ibn Muhammad al-Sijzi, only that he must have been working sometime befo...
Hamdallah Mustawfi
Ḥamdallāh Mustawfī Qazvīnī (1281–1349; Persian: حمدالله مستوفى قزوینی ‎) was a Persian historian, geographer and epic poet. Mustawfi is the author of Nozhat ol-Gholub (نزهه القلوب), Zafar-Nameh...
Thomas Foston
Thomas Foston was a Master of University College, Oxford, England.Foston was a mature commoner and Fellow of University College. As senior Fellow of the College, he became Master in 1393, ratified by...
Thomas Duffield (academic)
Thomas Duffield was a Master of University College, Oxford, England.Duffield became Master of the College in 1396 and remained in the post until 1398.
Nakhshabi
Ziya' al-Din Nakhshabi was a 14th-century Persian physician and Sufi living in India. He died in 1350.According to a statement in a manuscript now at The National Library of Medicine, Nakhshabi himsel...
Ibn Battuta
Ibn Baṭūṭah (Arabic: أبو عبد الله محمد بن عبد الله اللواتي الطنجي بن بطوطة‎, ʾAbū ʿAbd al-Lāh Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd al-Lāh l-Lawātī ṭ-Ṭanǧī ibn Baṭūṭah), or simply Ibn Battuta (ابن بطوطة) (Febr...
Sadid al-Din al-Kazaruni
Sadid al-Din Muhammad ibn Mas‘ud al-Kazaruni was a 14th-century Persian physician from Kazerun, Fars, Iran.He was a popular commentator on earlier medical writings, and composed a commentary titled al...
Guillem Soler
Guillem Soler (fl. 1380s), sometimes given as Guillelmus Soleri, Guillermo Soler and Guglielmo Soleri, was a Majorcan cartographer of the 15th century.Little is known of Guillem Soler. Documents estab...
Dorotea Bucca
Dorotea Bucca (1360–1436) (also Dorotea Bocchi) was an Italian physician. Little is known of her life, except that she held a chair of medicine and philosophy at the University of Bologna for over for...
William of Heytesbury
William of Heytesbury, or William Heytesbury, called in Latin Gugliemus Hentisberus or Tisberus (ca. 1313 – 1372/1373), was an English philosopher and logician, best known as one of the Oxford Calcul...
Mercuriade
Mercuriade was an Italian physician, surgeon and medical author in the 14th century. She is one of the few woman physicians known from the Middle Ages.Mercuriade was a student of the University of Sal...