Acclaimed academic and philosopher most recognized as an Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at the University of Oxford.
He was able to attend Exeter College in Oxford after securing a scholarship. He obtained his Bachelor's in philosophy from Exeter.
He published a book every two to three years after beginning his professional career, a rare and significant accomplishment.
He was born in the town of Smethwick.
He taught at the University of Oxford for several years where Richard Lambert studied History.