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Charles P. Kindleberger Jr. MP (1910 - 2003)

Charles Poor "Charlie" Kindleberger (October 12, 1910 – July 7, 2003) was an economic historian and author of over 30 books. His 1978 book Manias, Panics, and Crashes, about speculative stock market ...

2/15/2018 2/15/2018

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill KG OM CH TD PCc DL FRS RA (30 November 1874 – 24 January 1965) was a British statesman, army officer and writer, who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom...

6/14/2007 2/10/2018

Geoffrey of Monmouth MP (c.1100 - 1154)

Wikipedia: Geoffrey of Monmouth (Latin: Galfridus Monemutensis, Galfridus Arturus, Galfridus Artur, Welsh: Gruffudd ap Arthur, Sieffre o Fynwy) (c. 1100 – c. 1155) was a cleric and one of the major f...

7/31/2008 2/10/2018

Einhard MP (c.770 - 840)

"Einhardus", "Einhart", "Einhardt", "Eginhard", "Eginardo", "Beseleel"

Einhard (c. 775 – March 14, 840 ACE ) Frankish scholar and courtier. Einhard was a dedicated servant of Charlemagne and his son Louis the Pious; his main work is a biography of Charlemagne, the Vita Ka...

8/23/2012 2/10/2018

Saint Bede the Venerable MP (672 - 735)

Bede; Old English: Bǣda or Bēda; 672/673 – 26 May 735), also referred to as Saint Bede or the Venerable Bede (Latin: Bēda Venerābilis), was an English monk at the Northumbrian monastery of Saint Peter ...

8/30/2011 2/10/2018

Michel Foucault MP (1926 - 1984)

Michel Foucault Alias: Paul-Michel Foucault Birth: Oct 15 1926 Poitiers Death: Cause of death: HIV/AIDS June 25 1984 Paris Religions: Atheism Nationality: France Occupations: Phil...

2/10/2018 2/10/2018

Saint Gregory of Tours MP (538 - 594)

Saint Gregory of Tours (November 30, c. 538 – November 17, 594) was a Gallo-Roman historian and Bishop of Tours, which made him a leading prelate of Gaul. He was born Georgius Florentius, later adding ...

6/26/2009 2/10/2018

William Appleman Williams MP (1921 - 1990)

William Appleman "Bill" Williams (June 12, 1921 near Atlantic, Iowa – March 5, 1990 near Corvallis, Oregon) was one of the 20th century's most prominent revisionist historians of American diplomacy, ...

2/8/2018 2/8/2018

Scott Milross Buchanan MP (1895 - 1968)

From: Education Encyclopedia - StateUniversity.com » Education Encyclopedia: AACSB International - Program to Septima Poinsette Clark (1898–1987) Written as recorded: Scott Milross Buchanan shaped ...

1/30/2018 1/30/2018

Born at Tirnau (Hungary) in 1675, he entered among the Jesuits in 1693 and dedicated himself to teaching and literary activities. He was professor of philosophy and theology at the university of Trnava...

3/27/2012 1/26/2018

Jozef Škultéty MP (1853 - 1948)

Jozef Škultéty (* 25. november 1853, Potok – † 19. január 1948, Martin) bol slovenský literárny kritik, historik, jazykovedec, publicista a prekladateľ. Pochovaný je na Národnom cintoríne v Martine. ...

6/29/2015 1/26/2018

Václav Chaloupecký MP (1882 - 1951)

Václav Chaloupecký (12. května 1882 Dětenice – 22. listopadu 1951 Dětenice) byl český historik, hlavní představitel historiků na Slovensku meziválečného období, žák prof. Josefa Pekaře. Život V l...

10/9/2016 1/26/2018

James Marsh MP (1794 - 1842)

) James Marsh (July 19, 1794, Hartford, Vermont – July 3, 1842, Colchester, Vermont) was an American philosopher, Congregational clergyman and president of the University of Vermont from 1826-1833. ...

1/16/2018 1/16/2018

William Dewitt Metz MP (1914 - 2013)

William DeWitt Metz was born in Buffalo, New York on June 13, 1914 to William J. and Minerva (Lamphear) Metz and was raised in the village of Perry, New York, about 50 miles east of Buffalo. Metz pre...

12/17/2017 12/17/2017

Daniel Berkeley Updike MP (1860 - 1941)

Daniel Berkeley Updike (February 14, 1860 – December 29, 1941) was an American printer and historian of typography. In 1880 he joined the publishers Houghton, Mifflin & Company, of Boston as an err...

12/15/2017 12/15/2017

Thomas Williams Bicknell MP (1834 - 1925)

Thomas W. Bicknell (September 6, 1834 – 1925) was an American educator, historian, and author. -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Thomas W. Bicknell (183...

12/15/2017 12/15/2017

J. Franklin Jameson MP (1859 - 1937)

J. Franklin Jameson (1859-1937) was a history professor at Brown University from 1888 to 1901, a vice president of the Rhode Island Historical Society, first secretary of the American Historical Asso...

12/13/2017 12/13/2017

Samuel Greene Arnold (1821-1880) is one of the two foremost historians of colonial Rhode Island. He was born into a prominent merchant family and was descended from Thomas Arnold, one of Providence’s e...

1/2/2012 12/12/2017

George Washington Greene MP (1811 - 1883)

George Washington Greene, prominent educator and author, was born in East Greenwich and was the grandson of Nathanael Greene, the great Revolutionary War general. As a young man, Greene traveled ex...

12/11/2017 12/11/2017

Zechariah Chafee, Jr. MP (1885 - 1957)

Zechariah Chafee, Jr. (December 7, 1885 – February 8, 1957), was an American professor of law, judicial philosopher and civil rights advocate. Defending freedom of speech, he was described by Senat...

12/10/2017 12/10/2017

Robert D. Bass MP (1904 - 1983)

A foremost authority on the American Revolution, Dr. Bass’ career in education began with graduation from high school in Florence County. He received a Master’s Degree in 1927 and a Ph.D. in 1933 fro...

11/27/2017 11/27/2017

Walter Lynwood Fleming MP (1874 - 1932)

Walter Lynwood Fleming (1874–1932) was an American historian of the South and Reconstruction. He was a leader of the Dunning School of scholars in the early 20th century, who addressed Reconstruction...

11/25/2017 11/25/2017

Hiram M. Chittenden MP (1858 - 1917)

Hiram Martin Chittenden (1858–1917) was a leading historian of the American West, especially the fur trade. A graduate of West Point, he was the Seattle district engineer for the Army Corps of Engine...

6/11/2015 11/11/2017

Henry More MP (1614 - 1687)

Henry More FRS was an English philosopher of the Cambridge Platonist school.

11/8/2017 11/8/2017

Ernst Haeckel MP (1834 - 1919)

Ernst Heinrich Philipp August Haeckel (* 16. Februar 1834 in Potsdam; † 9. August 1919 in Jena) war ein deutscher Zoologe, Philosoph und Freidenker, der die Ideen von Charles Darwin zu einer speziellen...

5/18/2016 11/5/2017

Sir Charles Harding Firth (16 March 1857 – 19 February 1936) was a British historian. Born in Sheffield, he was educated at Clifton College and at Balliol College, Oxford. At university he took the S...

10/19/2017 10/19/2017

S. Lane Faison MP (1907 - 2006)

Samson Lane Faison, Jr. (November 16, 1907 – November 11, 2006) was an American art historian, professor, and director of the Williams College Museum of Art. Biography Faison was born in Washin...

9/27/2017 9/27/2017

Brigham Henry Roberts MP (1857 - 1933)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Brigham Henry Roberts (March 13, 1857 – September 27, 1933) was a Mormon leader, historian, and politician who published a six-volume history of The Church of Jes...

7/4/2008 9/23/2017

Francis Butler Simkins MP (1897 - 1966)

Francis Butler Simkins (December 14, 1897 – February 8, 1966) was a historian and president of the Southern Historical Association. He is best known for his highly praised history of the Reconstr...

9/1/2017 9/1/2017

Dr. Thornwell was the son of the Rev. J. H. Thornwell, the celebrated theologian and philosopher, who was at one time president of the South Carolina college and one of the editors of the Southern Pr...

8/29/2017 8/29/2017

Seán Ó Faoláin MP (1900 - 1991)

"John Francis Whalen"

Seán Ó Faoláin was an Irish short story writer and educator. He wrote his first stories in the 1920s, eventually completing 90 stories over a period of 60 years. He was elected Saoi of Aosdána in 1986....

8/23/2017 8/23/2017

Simon Goodell Griffin (date unknown, 1824-January 14, 1902) was an American soldier, legislator, farmer and teacher. Pre-War Simon G. Griffin was born at Nelson, New Hampshire (USA) in 1824. Grif...

5/25/2011 8/10/2017

John Clark Ridpath MP (1840 - 1900)

John Clark Ridpath (April 26, 1840 – July 31, 1900) was an American educator, historian, and editor. His mother was a descendant of Samuel Matthews, a colonial governor of Virginia.

8/5/2017 8/5/2017

Jean François de Saint-Lambert (26 December 1716 – 9 February 1803) was a French poet, philosopher and military officer. Biography Saint-Lambert was born at Nancy and raised on his parents' estat...

8/3/2017 8/3/2017

Sara Tappan Doolittle Robinson (née Lawrence) (July 12, 1827 – November 15, 1912) was a US writer and historian. She served as Kansas' First Lady, 1861-1863, being the second wife of Charles L. Rob...

7/25/2017 7/25/2017

Captain Isaac Schomberg MP (1753 - 1813)

From Wikipedia Captain Isaac Schomberg (27 March 1753 – 21 January 1813) was a highly controversial officer of the British Royal Navy whose constant disputes with senior officers resulted in courts-m...

7/23/2017 7/23/2017

Rev. John Stoughton MP (1807 - 1897)

From Wikipedia John Stoughton (18 November 1807 – 24 October 1897) was an English Nonconformist minister and historian. Life He was born at Norwich. His father was an Episcopalian, his mother a m...

7/22/2017 7/22/2017

John Faithfull Fleet, CIE MP (1847 - 1917)

John Faithfull Fleet C.I.E (1847 – 21 February 1917) was an English civil servant with the Indian Civil Services and became known as a historian, epigraphist and linguist. His research in Indian epig...

7/22/2017 7/22/2017

Herbert Marshall McLuhan MP (1911 - 1980)

Google Doodle: from Wikipedia: Herbert Marshall McLuhan (July 21, 1911 – December 31, 1980) was a Canadian professor, philosopher, and public intellectual. His work is viewed as one of the cornerston...

7/21/2017 7/21/2017

Georg Henrik von Wright MP (1916 - 2003)

Professor in Philosophy at the University of Cambridge, succeeding Ludwig Wittgenstein. Von Wright's writings come under two broad categories. The first is analytic philosophy and philosophical logic...

3/21/2008 7/9/2017

Rankin Barbee MP (1874 - 1958)

David Rankin Barbee (October 15, 1874, in Murfreesboro, Tennessee—March 7, 1958, Orange, Texas) was an American journalist, a public relations writer for the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration and ...

7/4/2017 7/4/2017

Susie May Ames MP (1888 - 1969)

A native of Pungoteague, in Accomack County, Susie May Ames (January 10, 1888–July 30, 1969) became an influential historian. After graduating from Randolph-Macon Woman's College in 1908 with a major...

6/27/2017 6/27/2017

Matilda Edgar MP (1844 - 1910)

Matilda Ridout Edgar (29 September 1844 – 29 September 1910) was a Canadian historian and feminist. She was born Matilda Ridout, became Matilda Edgar by marriage, and became Lady Edgar in 1898 when...

4/16/2016 6/21/2017

Douglas Cole MP (1938 - 1997)

) Douglas Lowell Cole (December 9, 1938 – August 18, 1997) was a Canadian historian specializing in art and cultural history, particularly the cultures of Northwest Pacific Coast. Douglas Cole was ...

6/16/2017 6/16/2017

Gordon Wright MP (1912 - 2000)

) Gordon Wright (April 24, 1912 – January 11, 2000) was an American historian. He focused on modern European history and was the pre-eminent historian on modern French history. He has been recognized...

6/16/2017 6/16/2017

William John Cox MP

"Billy /Jack/"

William John (Billy Jack) Cox (born 1941) is an American public interest lawyer, author, philosopher, and political activist.

8/6/2008 5/7/2017

Jonathan D. Sarna (born 10 January 1955) is the Joseph H. and Belle R. Braun Professor of American Jewish History in the department of Near Eastern and Judaic Studies at Brandeis University in Waltha...

5/12/2009 5/4/2017

Daniel Boyarin (Hebrew: דניאל בוירין‎‎; born 1946) is a historian of religion. Born in Asbury Park, New Jersey, he holds dual United States and Israeli citizenship. Trained as a scholar, in 1990 he w...

12/19/2016 5/4/2017

Theodore Harold White MP (1915 - 1986)

Theodore H. White, Author, Dead at 71 May 16, 1986 Theodore H. White, the owl-faced, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and historian who dramatically changed the look of American political reporting ...

1/18/2007 5/4/2017

Rabbi Dr. Samuel Schafler MP (1929 - 1991)

Samuel Schafler (February 20, 1929 – April 3, 1991) was a New York-born rabbi, historian, editor and Jewish educator. He was Superintendent of the Board of Jewish Education of Metropolitan Chicago an...

2/17/2008 5/4/2017

Julius Eisenstein MP (1854 - 1956)

Julius (Judah David) Eisenstein (November 12, 1854 – May 17, 1956) (Hebrew: יהודה דוד אייזנשטיין‎‎) was a Polish-Jewish-American anthologist, diarist, encyclopedist, Hebraist, historian, philanthropi...

5/4/2017 5/4/2017

Sir Roger Penrose OM FRS is an English mathematical physicist, mathematician and philosopher of science. He is the Emeritus Rouse Ball Professor of Mathematics at the Mathematical Institute of the Univ...

2/27/2014 4/30/2017

Anioł Dowgird MP (1776 - 1835)

"Angelas Daugirdas", "Анёл Станиславович Довгерд Довгирд"

Anioł Dowgird, Довгирд АниолWorks * O logice, metafizyce i filozofji moralnej (On Logic, Metaphysics and Moral Philosophy) * Wyklad przyrodzonych myslenia prawidel, czyli logika teoretyczna i praktyczn...

4/12/2011 4/28/2017

Selma Jeanne Cohen MP (1920 - 2005)

Selma Jeanne Cohen (18 September 1920 – 23 December 2005) was a historian, teacher, author, and editor who devoted her career to advocating dance as an art worthy of the same scholarly respect trad...

1/15/2016 4/27/2017

John Peter Turner MP (1880 - 1948)

4/22/2017 4/22/2017

Robert Beverley MP (1673 - 1722)

"Robert Beverley", "the Historian"

author of "The History of Virginia: In Four Parts" Birth: 1673 Death: 1722 LDs record Family links: Parents: Robert Beverely (1641 - 1687) Spouse: Ursula Byrd (1681 - 1698) Burial: Jam...

11/27/2008 4/19/2017

Thorold Rogers MP (1823 - 1890)

James Edwin Thorold Rogers (23 March 1823 – 14 October 1890), known as Thorold Rogers, was an English economist, historian and Liberal politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1880 to 1886. He...

4/18/2017 4/18/2017

Sterling Moss McMurrin MP (1914 - 1996)

Sterling Moss McMurrin (January 12, 1914 – April 6, 1996) was a liberal Mormon[1] theologian and Philosophy professor at the University of Utah. He served as United States Commissioner of Education in ...

8/26/2009 4/17/2017

Leonard James Arrington MP (1917 - 1999)

Residence : 1920 - Kimberly, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States* Residence : 1930 - Twin Falls, Twin Falls, Idaho* Residence : 1935 - Same House, ,* Residence : 1940 - Kimberly Election Precinct, Twin Fa...

5/13/2014 4/17/2017

Montagu Burrows MP (1819 - 1905)

Montagu Burrows (27 October 1819 - 10 July 1905) was a British historian. Following a career as an officer in the Royal Navy, he was the first Chichele Professor of Modern History at Oxford Universit...

4/16/2017 4/16/2017

Anaxagoras MP (-510 - -428)

Anaxagoras (/ˌænækˈsæɡərəs/; Greek: Ἀναξαγόρας, Anaxagoras, "lord of the assembly"; c. 510 – c. 428 BC) was a Pre-Socratic Greek philosopher. Born in Clazomenae in Asia Minor, Anaxagoras was the firs...

4/5/2017 4/5/2017

Heraclitus MP (-535 - -475)

"Heraclitus of Ephesus"

Heraclitus of Ephesus (/ˌhɛrəˈklaɪtəs/; Greek: Ἡράκλειτος ὁ Ἐφέσιος, Hērákleitos ho Ephésios; c. 535 – c. 475 BC) was a pre-Socratic Greek philosopher, and a native of the city of Ephesus, then part ...

4/5/2017 4/5/2017

Michael Neumann (born 1946) is a professor of philosophy at Trent University in Ontario, Canada. He is the author of What's Left? Radical Politics and the Radical Psyche (1988), The Rule of Law: Poli...

4/5/2017 4/5/2017

Franz Leopold Neumann MP (1900 - 1954)

Franz Leopold Neumann (May 23, 1900 – September 2, 1954) was a German-Jewish left-wing political activist, Marxist theorist and labor lawyer, who became a political scientist in exile and is best kno...

4/5/2017 4/5/2017

Edwin Arthur Burtt MP (1892 - 1989)

"Ned"

Edwin Arthur Burtt (/bɜːrt/; October 11, 1892 – September 6, 1989), usually cited as E. A. Burtt, was an American philosopher who wrote extensively on the philosophy of religion. His doctoral thesis ...

3/22/2017 3/23/2017

Henry Morton Dexter MP (1846 - 1910)

Henry Morton Dexter (1846–1910) was an American clergyman, historian, and editor. Life He born in Manchester, New Hampshire, son of Henry Martyn Dexter. He graduated from Yale University in 1867,...

10/3/2009 3/23/2017

Robert Osborne MP (1932 - 2017)

Robert was a film aficionado who shared his knowledge and passion for movies with millions of viewers as the longtime host of Turner Classic Movies. "All of us at Turner Classic Movies are deeply sad...

3/6/2017 3/6/2017

John Addington Symonds MP (1840 - 1893)

John Addington Symonds (/ˈsɪməndz/; 5 October 1840 – 19 April 1893) was an English poet and literary critic. A cultural historian, he was known for his work on the Renaissance, as well as numerous biog...

9/10/2010 2/21/2017

Gilbert Ryle MP (1900 - 1976)

Gilbert Ryle (19 August 1900 – 6 October 1976) was a British philosopher.

12/8/2014 2/14/2017

Maurice Merleau-Ponty MP (1908 - 1961)

Maurice Merleau-Ponty was a French phenomenological philosopher, strongly influenced by Edmund Gustav Albrecht Husserl and Martin Heidegger . The constitution of meaning in human experience was his mai...

2/7/2017 2/14/2017

Anaximander the elder MP (c.-610 - c.-546)

Anaximander (/əˌnæksᵻˈmændər/; Greek: Ἀναξίμανδρος Anaximandros; c. 610 – c. 546 BC) was a pre-Socratic Greek philosopher who lived in Miletus, a city of Ionia (in modern-day Turkey). He belonged to ...

2/5/2017 2/5/2017

Lars Borgersrud (født 11. mars 1949) er en norsk historiker med graden dr.philos. i moderne historie. Borgersrud tok hovedfag i historie ved Universitetet i Bergen i 1975, og doktorgrad ved Universit...

10/25/2008 1/30/2017

Christopher Michael Langan (born c. 1952) is an American whose IQ was reported to be between 195 and 210, although IQ tests are unreliable at such high levels. He has been described as "the smartest ...

6/13/2016 1/29/2017

Timothy Naftali MP

"Tim"

With a joint appointment in History and at Wagner, Timothy Naftali is a Clinical Associate Professor of History and Public Service and co-director of NYU’s Center for the United States and the Cold War...

2/26/2007 1/22/2017

Dame Frances Amelia Yates DBE FBA (28 November 1899 – 29 September 1981) was an English historian who focused on the study of the Renaissance. In an academic capacity, she taught at the Warburg Institu...

1/19/2017 1/19/2017

Sir Francis Palgrave MP (1788 - 1861)

Sir Francis Palgrave, KH FRS, born Francis Ephraim Cohen, (July 1788 – 6 July 1861) was an English archivist and historian. He was Deputy Keeper (chief executive) of the Public Record Office from its f...

3/17/2009 12/22/2016

Hon. John Russell Bartlett MP (1805 - 1886)

John Russell Bartlett (October 23, 1805 – May 28, 1886) was an American historian and linguist. Family John Russell Bartlett was the son of Smith Bartlett and Nancy (Russell) Bartlett. He married E...

7/9/2008 12/20/2016

Marcus Raskin MP (1934 - 2017)

Marcus Goodman Raskin (April 30, 1934 – December 24, 2017) was a prominent American social critic, political activist, author, and philosopher, working for progressive social change in the United Sta...

1/4/2009 12/11/2016

Sir Edward Shepherd Creasy MP (1812 - 1878)

Sir Edward Shepherd Creasy (12 September 1812 – 17 January 1878) was an English historian and jurist. Wikipedia: Edward Shepherd Creasy

4/16/2010 11/24/2016

Harry Verdon Stopes-Roe MP (1924 - 2014)

Harry Verdon Stopes-Roe (27 March 1924 – 11 May 2014) was a British philosopher known mainly for his active role in the humanist movement in Britain and around the world. He was a Vice-President of the...

11/23/2016 11/23/2016

Elbert Green Hubbard MP (1856 - 1915)

Elbert Green Hubbard RMS Lusitania victim (June 19, 1856 – May 7, 1915) was an American writer, publisher, artist, and philosopher. Raised in Hudson, Illinois, he met early success as a tra...

6/4/2013 11/16/2016

Anna Eleanor Seagraves MP

""Sistie", "" "Ellie", "" "Eleanor"", "Sistie"

Anna Eleanor Roosevelt Seagraves (née Dall, born March 25, 1927, in New York City), librarian, educator, historian, editor is a granddaughter of Franklin D. Roosevelt. She one of the few surviving pe...

5/11/2009 11/14/2016

Irving Kristol MP (1920 - 2009)

Irving Kristol (January 22, 1920 – September 18, 2009) was an American columnist, journalist, and writer who was dubbed the "godfather of neo-conservatism." As the founder, editor, and contributor to...

7/13/2009 11/14/2016

John Guthrie Smith MP (1834 - 1894)

JOHN GUTHRIE-SMITH Scottish Local Historian and Antiquary John Guthrie Smith is the son of William Smith of Carbeth-Guthrie and his wife Sarah Wallis. He was born at Saint Vincent Street in Glasgow...

7/24/2014 11/5/2016

William Lowe Bryan MP (1860 - 1955)

"William Lowe Bryan"

William Lowe Bryan (November 11, 1860 – November 21, 1955) was the 10th president of Indiana University, serving from 1902 to 1937. Early life and education William Lowe Bryan was born William Ju...

6/30/2014 11/3/2016

Henri-Raymond Casgrain MP (1831 - 1904)

Henri-Raymond Casgrain (December 16, 1831 – February 11, 1904) was a French Canadian Roman Catholic priest, author, publisher, and professor of history.

4/3/2011 11/2/2016

Dr. Ernst Walter Kris MP (1900 - 1957)

"Walther"

Ernst Kris (April 26, 1900 - February 27, 1957) was an Austrian psychoanalyst and art historian. Kris was the son of Leopold Kris , a lawyer, and Rosa Schick . Born in Vienna, Austria in 1900, di...

9/6/2010 10/13/2016

Winifred Holtby MP (1898 - 1935)

Miss Winifred Holtby, who died in a London nursing home yeaterday, at the early age of 37, was one of the most distinguished of the younger generation of English women writers. She was born a...

7/18/2012 10/3/2016

Margaret Forster MP (1938 - 2016)

Margaret Forster was an English novelist, biographer, memoirist, historian and literary critic. She is best known for her 1965 novel Georgy Girl, which was made into a successful film and inspired a hi...

2/10/2016 10/3/2016

Philippa Ruth Foot MP (1920 - 2010)

Philippa Foot obituary A 'grande dame of philosophy', she pioneered virtue ethics Jane O'Grady guardian.co.uk, Tuesday 5 October 2010 13.23 EDT Philippa Foot ‘Virtuous’, for Philippa Foot, mea...

6/4/2009 10/2/2016

Emma Georgina Rothschild , CMG (born 16 May 1948) is a British economic historian who is a Professor of History at Harvard University. She is also the director of the Joint Centre for History and Econo...

2/22/2007 10/2/2016

Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky MP (1821 - 1881)

"Fyodor Dostoevsky"

Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky (/ˌdɒstəˈjɛfski, ˌdʌs-/; Russian: Фёдор Миха́йлович Достое́вский; IPA: [ˈfʲɵdər mʲɪˈxajləvʲɪtɕ dəstɐˈjɛfskʲɪj]; 11 November 1821 – 9 February 1881), sometimes transliter...

4/28/2011 9/27/2016

Rudolf Steiner MP (1861 - 1925)

German philosopher, founder of the Antroposophy esoteric spiritual movement and the Waldorf school system. Wikipedia (English) Wikipedia (German)

5/3/2013 9/27/2016

Nellie Neilsen MP (1873 - 1947)

Nellie Neilson (April 5, 1873 – May 26, 1947) was an American historian. Nellie Neilson was born on April 5, 1873, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to William George Neilson, a metallurgical engineer, ...

9/24/2016 9/24/2016

Felix Gilbert was one of my history professors at Bryn Mawr College in the 1950s and an inspirational teacher. His brilliance, eloquence, and modesty in teaching about about the the influence of French...

2/7/2009 9/22/2016

Yoshihiro Francis Fukuyama (born October 27, 1952) is an American philosopher, political economist, and author. Currently, Francis Fukuyama is the Olivier Nomellini Senior Fellow and resident in the ...

4/16/2011 9/21/2016

Arnold J. Toynbee, CH MP (1889 - 1975)

Arnold Joseph Toynbee CH (14 April 1889 – 22 October 1975) was a British historian whose twelve-volume analysis of the rise and fall of civilizations, A Study of History, 1934–1961, was a synthesis o...

7/9/2009 9/19/2016

John Rawls MP (1921 - 2001)

John Bordley Rawls (/rɔːlz/; February 21, 1921 – November 24, 2002) was an American moral and political philosopher. He held the James Bryant Conant University Professorship at Harvard University and...

9/6/2016 9/6/2016

William Roscoe Thayer MP (1859 - 1923)

William Roscoe Thayer (1859–1923) was an American author and editor who wrote about Italian history. Biography Thayer was born in Boston, Massachusetts on January 16, 1859. He studied at St. Mark...

11/26/2013 9/5/2016

Randolph Greenleaf Adams MP (1892 - 1951)

Randolph Greenfield Adams (November 7, 1892 – January 4, 1951) was American librarian and historian, director of the William L. Clements Library at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan, ...

12/9/2015 8/31/2016