Arthur Prior

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Birthday
4, 1914
Birthplace
New Zealand
Death Date
Oct 6, 1969 (54)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
4, 1914
Birthplace
New Zealand
Death Date
Oct 6, 1969 (54)

About

Self-taught logician known for founding tense logic or temporal logic, as well as contributing greatly to intensional logic.

Before Fame

He was educated in New Zealand, where he was mentored by South African philosopher John Niemeyer Findlay.

Trivia

He was an advocate of American philosopher Charles Sanders Peirce's work.

Family Life

He was married to Mary Prior.

Associated With

He was also passionate about the work of John Locke and often gave lectures on Locke's life and philosophical achievements.