Derek Parfit

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Birthday
11, 1942
Birthplace
China
Death Date
Jan 1, 2017 (74)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
11, 1942
Birthplace
China
Death Date
Jan 1, 2017 (74)

About

British philosopher best known for his exploration of subjects including personal identity, rationality, and ethics.

Before Fame

He graduated from the University of Oxford in 1984.

Trivia

He drew philosophical inspiration from shows like Star Trek in an effort to explore thoughts and intuitions about our identities.

Family Life

He was born in China, but relocated to the United Kingdom with his family when he was young.

Associated With

He taught classes as a visiting professor at New York University where fashion designer John Bakel once studied.