Category:Mircea Eliade

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Mircea Eliade 
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Romanian historian of religion, fiction writer and philosopher
Date of birth 9 March 1907
Date of death 22 April 1986
Chicago (United States of America)
Manner of death
  • natural causes
Cause of death
  • stroke
Place of burial
  • Oak Woods Cemetery
Country of citizenship
Educated at
  • University of Calcutta
  • University of Bucharest
  • anthropologist
  • diplomat
  • historian of religion
  • historian
  • journalist
  • novelist
  • philosopher
  • essayist
  • playwright
  • pedagogue
  • university teacher
  • literary critic
  • biographer
  • mythographer
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Bucharest
Member of
  • Belgium Royal Academy of French language and literature (Marthe Bibesco, 20 September 1975, Georges Duby, 23 April 1986)
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Field of work
  • religious studies
Award received
  • Legion of Honour
  • Gordon J. Laing Award (1986)
Authority control
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