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Bolzano, Bernardus Placidus Johann Nepomuk (Bernardus)

Born: 1781 AD
Died: 1848 AD, at 67 years of age.

Nationality: Czech
Categories: Mathematicians, Philosophers, Theologian


1781 - He was born on the 5th of October, to Bernard Pompeius Bolzano and Maria Cecelia Maurer.

1796 - He entered the University of Prague and studied mathematics, philosophy and physics.

1800 - He began studying theology.

1804 - He became a Catholic priest.

1805 - He was appointed chair of philosophy of religion.

1818 - He elected head of the philosophy department.

1819 - He was dismissed from his positions and exiled to the countryside.

1842 - He moved back to Prague.

1848 - He died on the 18th of December in Prague.


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