Mario Bunge


Birthday September 21, 1919

Birth Sign Virgo

Birthplace Argentina

DEATH DATE Feb 24, 2020 (100)

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Argentinian philosopher best recognized for his work Treatise on Basic Philosophy, which was published across eight volumes from 1974 until 1989.

Before Fame

He graduated from the National University of La Plata in 1952 where he received his Ph.D. in Physico-Mathematical Sciences.


He was awarded the prestigious Guggenheim Fellowship in 2009.

Family Life

His parents were residing in Buenos Aires, Argentina, when he was born.

Associated With

He and author Charles Johnson were both recipients of the Guggenheim Fellowship.