Peter Geach

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Birthday
29, 1916
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Dec 21, 2013 (97)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
29, 1916
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Dec 21, 2013 (97)

About

English philosopher most recognized for his work on the theory of identity.

Before Fame

He was a graduate of Balliol College, Oxford, in England. He was a professor at the University of Birmingham from 1951 to 1966. He then served as professor of logic in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Leeds.

Trivia

He was selected as a Fellow of the British Academy in 1965.

Family Life

He married noted philosopher Elizabeth Anscombe.

Associated With

He and scientist Paul Nurse were both affiliated with the University of Birmingham during their careers.