Peter Achinstein

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Birthday
30, 1935
Birthplace
New York
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
30, 1935 (age 84)
Birthplace
New York

About

Accomplished academic and philosopher best known as the Jay and Jeanie Schottenstein University Professor of Philosophy at Yeshiva University.

Before Fame

He obtained both his B.A. and Ph.D. from Harvard University, where he studied Philosophy.

Trivia

His novel Particles and Waves won him the Lakatos Award in 1993.

Family Life

He was born and raised in New York.

Associated With

He and politician David Houston both matriculated from Harvard University.