|John William Draper (May 5, 1811 – January 4, 1882)|
"Four years after the death of Justinian, A.D. 569, was born at Mecca, in Arabia the man who, of all men exercised the greatest influence upon the human race . . . Mohammed . . . "
- John William Draper -
Ref: M.D., L.L.D., A History of the Intellectual Development of Europe, London 1875, Vol.1, pp.329-330