Here are 5 facts about Pythagoras

- He was born circa 570 BC on Samos Island, Greece
- His areas of expertise were Metaphysics, Music, Mathematics, Ethicsm and politics
- A theorem in geometry that states that in a right-angled triangle the area of the square on the hypotenuse is known as the Pythagorean theorem after it's discoverer
- Pythagoras started a secret society called the Pythagorean brotherhood which was a forerunner of Freemasonry
- He died on circa 495 BC in Metapontum, Greece

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