Category:Bertrand Russell

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Bertrand Russell 
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British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, writer, social critic, political activist and Nobel laureate
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Date of birth 18 May 1872
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Bertrand Arthur William Russell
Date of death 2 February 1970
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Manner of death
  • natural causes
Cause of death
Country of citizenship
Educated at
Occupation
  • mathematician
  • social critic
  • essayist
  • logician
  • epistemologist
  • philosopher of language
  • political activist
  • metaphysician
  • analytic philosopher
  • autobiographer
  • writer
  • philosopher
  • university teacher
  • science fiction writer
  • philosopher of science
  • politician
Employer
Member of
  • Royal Society
Field of work
Movement
  • analytic philosophy
Native language
  • English
Father
  • John Russell, Viscount Amberley
Mother
Sibling
  • Frank Russell, 2nd Earl Russell
Child
  • Conrad Russell, 5th Earl Russell
  • John Russell, 4th Earl Russell
  • Lady Katharine Tait
Spouse
  • Alys Pearsall Smith (1 December 1894 – 1921)
  • Dora Russell (1921–1935)
  • Patricia Helen Spence (1936–1951)
  • Edith Finch Russell (1952 – 2 February 1970)
  • Patricia Russell, Countess Russell
Notable work
  • A History of Western Philosophy
  • Human Knowledge: Its Scope and Limits
  • In Praise of Idleness and Other Essays
  • Introduction to Mathematical Philosophy
  • Justice in war time
  • Marriage and Morals
  • My Philosophical Development
  • Power: A New Social Analysis
  • Proposed Roads to Freedom
  • The Autobiography of Bertrand Russell
  • The Principles of Mathematics
  • The Problems of Philosophy
Award received
  • Nobel Prize in Literature (1950, 164,304 Swedish krona)
  • Fellow of the Royal Society
  • Medal Carl von Ossietzky
  • Kalinga Prize (1957)
  • De Morgan Medal (1932)
  • Sylvester Medal (1934)
  • Jerusalem Prize (1963)
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