Philosophers Albert Camus and Jacques Derrida were born in wha..
1913 – Born on the 7th of November in Mondovi, Algeria to a French Algerian (pied noir) settler family. His mother was of Spanish extraction. His father, Lucien, died in the Battle of the Marne during the First World War, while serving as a member of the Zouave infantry regiment. He was an Algerian-French author ..
1883 – Born on the 18th of February in Heraklion, Crete, Greece. 1902 – Kazantzakis began the study of law at the University of Athens. 1907 – Went to Paris to study philosophy, where he studied under Henri Bergson. 1914 – He met Angelos Sikelianos. Together they travelled for two years in places where Greek ..
1931 – He was born on the 16th of October. – Chace graduated from Harvard University with a degree in Classics. 1954 – He went to France to conduct graduate-study research on painter Eugene Delacroix and writer Charles Baudelaire, but soon found his interest drawn to the current intellectual arena of literature ..