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Bolzano, Bernardus Placidus Johann Nepomuk

Born: 1781 AD
Died: 1848 AD

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.