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Moses Maimonides

Moses MaimonidesAKA Moshe ben Maimon

Born: 30-Mar-1135
Birthplace: Cordova, Spain
Died: 13-Dec-1204
Location of death: Fostat, Egypt
Cause of death: Exhaustion
Remains: Buried, Tiberias, Israel

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: Middle Eastern
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Religion, Doctor

Nationality: Egypt
Executive summary: Codified Jewish law

Father: Maimon ben Chanoch
Brother: David ben Maimon (d. 1171 drowned)
Son: Abraham

    Exiled from Spain
    Exhumed Fustat, Egypt
    Proxy Baptism: Mormon per 13-Dec-2002 Jewish Telegraphic Agency article
    Jewish Ancestry

Author of books:
Treatise on the Art of Logic (c. 1165, philosophy)
Commentary on the Mishnah (1168, religion)
Mishneh Torah (1180, religion)
The Guide of the Perplexed (1190, religion)
Treatise on Resurrection (1191, religion)
Letter on Astrology (1195)

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