Kennedy, Edward S.

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Kennedy, Edward S. Gender: M
Edward Stewart Kennedy
born on 3 January 1912 at 12:00 (= 12:00 noon )
Place Mexico City, Mexico, 19n24, 99w09
Timezone LMT m99w09 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 12°03' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 00°46 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 15°23'


American historian of science specializing in medieval Islamic astronomical tables written in Persian and Arabic. Edward S. Kennedy was instrumental in raising scholarly awareness of the richness and sophistication of the exact sciences in the medieval Islamic world through his translation and analysis of hitherto little-known Arabic manuscripts. He died on 4 May 2009, aged 97, in Doylestown, Pennsylvania.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry from Mexican archives.


  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive (PhD in mathematics)
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (American expatriate in Mexico, Iran, Lebanon)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 97)
  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Historian
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction
  • Vocation : Writers : Translator