My name suggests that I descended from a Greek family living in Egypt but I was also a citizen of Rome.
Most of my research and studies deal with the motion of the Sun, earth, and moon.
I studied under who I also consider to be mediocre teachers, including Theon and Syrus.
Centuries after my death, Isaac Newton accused me of fabricating my data saying I had committed a "crime against science and scholarship."
My geocentric theory of the universe was the prevailing view for about 1400 years.
Claudius Ptolemy (85-165)