US (German-born) Protestant theologian founder of religious socialism studied relationship between psychology and religion exiled by Na..
1817 – He was born David Henry Thoreau on the 12th day of July this year in Concord, Massachusetts. 1833 – Between this year and year 1837, he studied at Harvard University. He lived in Hollis Hall and took courses in rhetoric, classics, philosophy, mathematics and science. 1835 – During a leave of ..
624 BC – Born in the city of Miletus an ancient city on the western coast of Asia Minor, near the mouth of the Maeander River. 585 BC – Thales once predicted a solar eclipse which has been determined by modern methods to have been on the 28th of May. 546 BC – Died at ..
Greek botanist, humorist, and naturalist father of bot..
French anthropologist, Jesuit clergyman, paleontologist, and theologian ordained Jesuit priest 1911 co-discovered Peking Man 1929 interpreted biological evolution as concurrent with divine creation, with endpoint of evolution corresponding to second coming of Christ identified human consciousness as evolutionary catalyst, while identifying entropy with evil and sin wrote "Phenomenon of Man" ..
Japanese Buddhist scholar and popularizer of Zen Buddh..
Swedish mystic and scientist founded Church of the New Jerusa..
1899 – Born on September 20th in Kirhhain, Germany. German-born American political philosopher and interpreter of classical political theory. Patron saint of Neoconservatism. 1921 – Received his Ph.D. from the University of Hamburg. 1925-1932 – He was a research assistant at the Academy for Jewish Research, Berlin, and then worked as a Rockefeller fellow in ..
English agnostic, biographer, critic, editor, and philosopher wrote "History of English Thought in the Eighteenth Century" 1876, 3-volume "The English Utilitarians" 1900 1st editor of "Dictionary of National Biography" 1882-1891 son-in-law of William Makepeace Thackeray 1867 father of Virginia Wo..