Top 20 Philosopher celebrities in Australia
Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Philosopher celebrities [Updated January 31, 2023].
Peter Singer was born
on July 6, 1946
in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Australia.
David Malet Armstrong was born
on July 8, 1926
He was asked by several top universities to teach and lecture, including Yale, Stanford, and the University of Notre Dame.
Samuel Alexander was born
on January 6, 1859
A theatre at Monash University in Melbourne is named after him.
John Passmore was born
on September 9, 1914
He was appointed a Companion of the Order of Australia, the country's highest civilian honor, in 1994.
David Chalmers was born
on April 20, 1966
He was elected as a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences in 2013.
J. L. Mackie was born
on August 25, 1917
His best-known tome was Ethics: Inventing Right and Wrong in which he stated "There are no objective values." It was one of six books he published.
John Mitchell Finnis was born
on July 28, 1940
in Adelaide, Australia.
He had been criticized for perpetuating the idea that same sex relationships are inferior to heterosexual relationships and should be discouraged by the government.
David Stove was born
on September 15, 1927