Today in Philosophy History (Part 4)

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Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 301 - 378 of 378

1911-03-28 - J. L. Austin, British philosopher of language (d. 1960)
1911-08-11 - Alphonse de Waelhens, Flemish philosopher (Psychosis)
1911-09-29 - Reginald Victor Jones, CH, FRS natural philosopher
1912-01-27 - Arne Næss, Norwegian philosopher
1912-08-04 - Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov, Russian mathematician, physicist, philosopher, and mountaineer (d. 1999)
1912-11-24 - Bernard Delfgaauw, Dutch philosopher (Johnson murderer!)
1913-07-17 - Roger Garaudy, French philosopher
1913-08-27 - Donald McKenzie MacKinnon, philosopher
1914-08-12 - Gerd Buchdahl, German philosopher (d. 2001)
1917-02-17 - Abdur Rahman Badawi, Egyptian philosopher (d. 2002)
1917-12-20 - David Bohm, American-born physicist, philosopher, and neuropsychologist (d. 1992)
1918-02-04 - Luigi Pareyson, Italian philosopher (d. 1991)
1918-10-19 - Louis Althusser, French philosopher (For Marx, Strangled His Wife)
1919-09-13 - Mary Midgley, American philosopher
1919-09-21 - Mario Bunge, Argentine philosopher and physicist
1919-11-05 - Hasan Askari, Pakistani philosopher (d. 1978)
1919-11-23 - Peter Strawson, English philosopher
1920-07-13 - Hans Blumenberg, philosopher
1920-10-19 - Pandurang Shastri Athavale, Indian philosopher (d. 2003)
1921-01-01 - Ismail al-Faruqi, Palestinian philosopher (d. 1986)
1922-07-18 - Thomas Kuhn, American philosopher (d. 1996)
1922-11-09 - Imre Lakatos, Hungarian philosopher (d. 1974)
1923-04-05 - Ernest Mandel, Belgian philosopher/economist
1923-05-05 - Richard Wollheim, British philosopher (d. 2003)
1924-01-13 - Paul Feyerabend, Austrian-born philosopher (d. 1994)
1924-06-26 - Costas Axelos, Greek philosopher
1924-07-30 - William Gass, Fargo ND, novelist/philosopher (Omensetter's Luck)
1924-11-25 - Takaaki Yoshimoto, Japanese poet, critic, and philosopher.
1925-01-18 - Gilles Deleuze, philosopher
1925-07-20 - Frantz Fanon, Martinique, France, psychiatrist and philosopher (The Wretched of the Earth), (d. 1961)
1925-08-26 - Sangharakshita, Buddhist Philosopher, Founder of the Western Buddhist Order
1925-10-10 - Ivan Svitak, philosopher
1926-01-26 - Jose Maria Valverde, philosopher poet/translator
1926-07-31 - Hilary Putnam, American philosopher
1926-10-15 - Michel Foucault, French philosopher (History of Sexuality)
1926-10-15 - Paul-Michel Foucault, French philosopher (Les Mots et les Choses)
1926-10-19 - Joel Feinberg, American moral philosopher (d. 2004)
1926-11-23 - Sathya Sai Baba, Indian guru and philosopher
1927-09-15 - David Stove, Australian philosopher, (d. 1994)
1927-10-23 - Leszek Kolakowski, Polish philosopher (Conversations with the Devil)
1929-01-12 - Alasdair MacIntyre, Scottis-born American philosopher
1929-07-29 - Jean Baudrillard, French philosopher
1929-09-21 - Bernard Williams, English philosopher (d. 2003)
1929-11-08 - António Castanheira Neves, Portuguese philosopher
1930-07-15 - Jacques Derrida, French philosopher (d. 2004)
1930-09-17 - Jim Rohn, American business philosopher
1930-10-15 - Fereydun M. Esfandiary, Iranian philosopher (d. 2000)
1931-06-05 - Jerzy Prokopiuk, Polish philosopher, antroposopher
1931-09-22 - Manzoor Ahmad, Pakistani philosopher
1931-12-14 - Jon Elia, Pakistani scholar, poet and philosopher (d. 2002)
1932-04-27 - Gian-Carlo Rota, Italian-born mathematician and philosopher (d. 1999)
1932-07-31 - John Searle, American philosopher
1934-04-07 - Swami Shantananda, Hindu Saint, Philosopher, Disciple of Swami Sivananda, Founder of Temple of Fine Arts
1934-04-14 - Fredric Jameson, American philosopher, cultural theorist
1934-09-12 - Jaegwon Kim, Korean-born American philosopher
1934-09-14 - Sarah Kofman, philosopher
1935-03-13 - Michael Walzer, American philosopher
1936-11-26 - Margaret Boden, philosopher
1937-07-04 - Thomas Nagel, American philosopher
1938-11-16 - Robert Nozick, American philosopher (d. 2002)
1940-06-21 - Michael Ruse, Canadian philosopher
1941-06-24 - Julia Kristeva, Bulgarian-French philosopher, psychoanalyst, and novelist
1941-09-04 - Marilena Chaui, Brazilian philosopher
1942-03-28 - Daniel Dennett, American philosopher
1942-05-23 - Gabriel Liiceanu, Romanian philosopher
1944-02-27 - Roger Scruton, Buslingthorpe, British philosopher
1945-06-21 - Adam Zagajewski, Polish philosopher, poet
1946-07-06 - Peter Singer, Australian philosopher
1947-04-29 - Olavo de Carvalho, Brazilian philosopher
1947-05-06 - Martha Nussbaum, American philosopher
1947-09-28 - Gillian Rose, philosopher/writer
1948-09-01 - Józef Życiński, Polish archbishop and philosopher
1949-01-31 - Ken Wilber, American philosopher
1949-03-21 - Slavoj Žižek, Slovenian sociologist, philosopher and cultural critic
1952-04-01 - Bernard Stiegler, French philosopher
1956-02-24 - Judith Butler, American philosopher
1958-01-09 - Stephen Neale, British philosopher
1966-04-20 - David Chalmers, Australian philosopher

Famous Deaths

Deaths 301 - 361 of 361

1991-08-21 - Oswald von Nell-Breuning, German theologist/philosopher, dies at 101
1992-10-27 - David Bohm, American-born physicist, philosopher, and neuropsychologist (b. 1917)
1993-08-20 - Bernard Delfgaauw, philosopher (Johnson murderer!), dies at 80
1993-09-08 - Zaki Naguib Mahmoud, Egyptian philosopher/author/diplomat, dies at 88
1993-10-17 - Wim van Dooren, theologist/humanist/philosopher, dies
1994-02-26 - Leopold "Hans" Kohr, Austrian social philosopher, dies at 84
1994-02-27 - Leopold "Hans" Kohr, Austria social philosopher/economist, dies at 84
1994-03-02 - Donald McKenzie MacKinnon, philosopher, dies at 80
1994-06-02 - David Stove, Australian philosopher (b. 1927)
1994-07-14 - Robert Jungk, German/French/Us/Austrian philosopher/historian, dies
1994-09-17 - Karl Popper, philosopher (Poverty of Historianism), dies at 92
Philosopher and Professor Karl PopperPhilosopher and Professor Karl Popper (1994-09-17) 1994-10-01 - Paul Lorenzen, German philosopher (b. 1915)
1994-10-15 - Sarah Kofman, philosopher, dies at 60
1994-10-20 - Ivan Svitak, philosopher, dies at 69
1995-11-04 - Gilles Deleuze, philosopher, dies at 70
1995-12-10 - Gillian Rose, philosopher/writer, dies at 48
1995-12-25 - Emmanuel Levinas, philosopher, dies at 89
1996-03-28 - Hans Blumenberg, philosopher, dies at 75
1996-04-17 - Jose Luis Lopez Aranguren, philosopher, dies at 86
1996-06-07 - Jose Maria Valverde, philosopher poet/translator, dies at 70
1996-06-17 - Thomas Kuhn, American philosopher of science (b. 1922)
1996-08-11 - Sigmund Koch, psychologist/philosopher, dies at 79
1997-01-19 - George Armin Goyder, businessman/social philosopher, dies at 88
1997-12-14 - Owen Barfield, philosopher of language, dies at 99
1997-12-26 - Cornelius Castoriadis, Greek philosopher and economist (b. 1922)
1998-04-21 - Jean Francois Lyotard, French philosopher and sociologist (b. 1924)
1998-11-25 - Nelson Goodman, American philosopher (b. 1906)
1999-01-28 - Torgny T:son Segerstedt, Swedish sociologist and philosopher (b. 1908)
2000-04-03 - Terence McKenna, American writer and philosopher (b. 1946)
2000-12-25 - Willard Van Orman Quine, American philosopher (b. 1908)
2001-05-28 - Francisco Varela, Chilean biologist and philosopher (b. 1946)
2001-06-28 - Mortimer Adler, American philosopher (b. 1902)
2002-01-23 - Robert Nozick, American philosopher (b. 1938)
2002-03-13 - Hans-Georg Gadamer, German philosopher (b. 1900)
2002-07-25 - Abdur Rahman Badawi, Egyptian existentialist philosopher (b. 1917)
2002-10-02 - Heinz von Foerster, Austrian-born physicist and philosopher (b. 1911)
2002-11-08 - Jon Elia, Pakistani scholar, poet and philosopher (b. 1931)
2002-11-24 - John Rawls, political philosopher (b. 1921)
2002-12-02 - Ivan Illich, Austrian priest and philosopher (b. 1926)
2003-06-10 - Bernard Williams, English philosopher (b. 1929)
2003-06-16 - Georg Henrik von Wright, Finnish-Swedish philosopher (b. 1916)
2003-08-21 - Kathy Wilkes, English philosopher and aid worker (b. 1946)
2003-08-30 - Donald Davidson, American philosopher (b. 1917)
2003-09-18 - Emil Fackenheim, German Holocaust survivor and philosopher (b. 1916)
2003-11-04 - Richard Wollheim, British philosopher (b. 1923)
2004-01-09 - Norberto Bobbio, Italian philosopher (b. 1909)
2004-10-08 - Jacques Derrida, French philosopher (b. 1930)
2005-05-20 - Paul Ricoeur, French philosopher (b. 1913)
2005-07-27 - Swami Shantanand, Mahasamadhi Day, Indian Saint, Philosopher (b. 1934)
2006-02-13 - Peter Frederick Strawson, British philosopher (b. 1919)
2007-01-02 - Robert C. Solomon, American scholar of continental philosophy (b. 1942)
2007-03-06 - Jean Baudrillard, French cultural theorist, philosopher, political commentator and photographer (b. 1929)
2007-03-22 - Uppaluri Gopala Krishnamurti, Indian philosopher (b. 1918)
2007-04-09 - Egon Bondy, Czech philosopher and writer (b. 1930)
2007-04-28 - Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker, German physicist and philosopher (b. 1912)
2007-06-08 - Richard Rorty, American postanalytic, pragmatic philosopher (b. 1931)
2008-02-09 - Christopher Hyatt Occultist,Philosopher and Author.
2009-01-12 - Arne Næss, Norwegian philosopher (b. 1912)
2009-07-17 - Leszek Kołakowski, Polish philosopher (b. 1927)
2010-01-12 - Daniel Bensaid, French philosopher (b. 1946)
2010-06-19 - Anthony Quinton, British philosopher (b. 1925)


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