Herbert Spiegelberg

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Birthday
19, 1904
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Sep 6, 1990 (85)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
19, 1904
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Sep 6, 1990 (85)

About

Philosopher credited with promoting the advancement of the Phenomenogical Movement in the United States.

Before Fame

His doctoral dissertation on Law and Morality was supervised by phenomenologist Alexander Pfänder.

Trivia

His memory and vast intellectual contributions were honored by Washington University with its establishment of a series of lectures on phenomenology.

Family Life

He died in St. Louis, Missouri, of leukemia.

Associated With

He and writer Patrick Suskind both attended the University of Munich, albeit at different times.