Was Pythagoras of samos gay yes or no?
Pythagoras never commented on his sexuality, and it has no bearing on his contributions to the study of mathematics.
Pythagoras was his nickname. Pythagoras' real name was Pythagoras of Samos and that is how he was called. i.e. a guy knew him and said " greetings Pythagoras of Samos. " Only close friends would have called him Pythagoras. He is know just known as Pythagoras to modern people because we do not have such formalities as they did back then. Answer: Pythagoris was known as the "hyperborean Apollo" a being different from man or…
That Pythagoras was the son of Mnesarchus, may be safely affirmed on the authority ofHerodotus; that Samos, the Greek island in the eastern Aegean, was his birth-place, is affirmed by Isocrates. His father was a Phoenician merchant from Tyre, his mother, Pythais, was apparently a native of Samos.
That was his forename. His name was Pythagoras of Samos. He was an Ionian Greek Philosopher/Mathematician and founder of the religious movement called Pythagoreanism. Most of the information about Pythagoras was written down centuries after he lived, so very little reliable information is known about him. He was born on the island of Samos (where he is named after), and might have travelled widely in his youth, visiting Egypt and other places seeking knowledge.
Both Pythagoras and Euclid were ancient Greeks. it not known where Pythagoras formulated his theorem. He was born on the Greek island of Samos. He travelled extensively around the Greek world and Egypt. He returned to Samos and then settled permanently in Croton, in present day Calabria, southern Italy. Euclid worked in Alexandria of Egypt.