Mortimer J. Adler

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Birthday
28, 1902
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Jun 28, 2001 (98)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
28, 1902
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Jun 28, 2001 (98)

About

American philosopher known for his works in the Aristotelian and Thomistic traditions.

Before Fame

He attended Columbia University, where he contributed to a student-run magazine.

Trivia

His book, titled How to Read a Book, was a popular bestseller.

Family Life

He had four children across two marriages.

Associated With

He cited John Locke as one of his heroes.