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Arthur Schopenhauer

Arthur SchopenhauerBorn: 22-Feb-1788
Birthplace: Danzig, Prussia
Died: 21-Sep-1860
Location of death: Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Hauptfriedhof, Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Philosopher

Nationality: Germany
Executive summary: Philosopher of Pessimism

Father: Heinrich Floris Schopenhauer (merchant, d. Apr-1805)
Mother: Johanna (author)
Sister: Adele (younger)

    University: University of Göttingen (1809-)
    University: University of Berlin (1811-13)
    University: PhD, University of Jena
    Professor: University of Berlin

    Asteroid Namesake 7015 Schopenhauer

Is the subject of books:
Schopenhauer, 1963, BY: Patrick Gardiner
Schopenhauer and the Wild Years of Philosophy, 1990, BY: Rüdiger Safranski

Author of books:
Die Welt als Wille und Vorstellung (1819)
Über den Willen in der Natur (1836)
Parerga und Paralipomena (1851)

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