List of centenarians (philosophers and theologians)

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The following is a list of centenarians – specifically, people who became famous as philosophers and theologians – known for reasons other than their longevity. For more lists, see Lists of centenarians.

Name Lifespan Age Notability
Ruth Nanda Anshen 1900–2003 103 American philosopher, author and editor[1]
Harry Blamires 1916–2017 101 English Anglican theologian and literary critic[2]
Mario Bunge 1919–2020 100 Argentinian-born Canadian philosopher of science[3]
Konstantinos Despotopoulos 1913–2016 102 Greek philosopher[4]
Hans-Georg Gadamer 1900–2002 102 German philosopher[5]
Errol Harris 1908–2009 101 South African philosopher and author[6]
Charles Hartshorne 1897–2000 103 American pioneer of process theology[7]
Karl Holzamer 1906–2007 100 German philosopher and director general of ZDF[8]
Benoît Lacroix 1915–2016 100 Canadian theologian and philosopher[9]
Francisco Miró Quesada Cantuarias 1918–2019 100 Peruvian philosopher and professor[10]
Sir William Mitchell 1861–1962 101 Australian philosopher, professor and author[11]
Teodor Oizerman 1914–2017 102 Soviet and Russian philosopher and academician[12]
Alfred Vaucher 1887–1993 106 French theologian and church historian[13]
Paul Weiss 1901–2002 101 American philosopher[14]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wyckoff, Susan (2009). "Ruth Nanda Anshen: 1900–2003". Jewish Women's Archive. Retrieved 28 November 2016.
  2. ^ Harry Blamires, influential Christian author, dies at 101
  3. ^ Argentine scientist and philosopher Mario Bunge dies at 100
  4. ^ "Πέθανε ο ακαδημαϊκός Κωνσταντίνος Δεσποτόπουλος". News.in.gr (in Greek). Retrieved 3 October 2017.
  5. ^ Marucio, Fernando. "Hans-Georg Gadamer, 1900-2002". Geocities (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 18 October 2009. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  6. ^ "Errol Harris". The Westmorland Gazette. February 22, 2008. Retrieved 29 February 2008.[permanent dead link]
  7. ^ Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy: Charles Hartshorne
  8. ^ Karl Holzamer, The Times
  9. ^ Daphné Cameron (2 March 2016). "Le père Benoît Lacroix est mort". La Presse (in French). Montreal. Retrieved 21 April 2019.
  10. ^ La voz de Miró Quesada Cantuarias a los 100 años (in Spanish)
  11. ^ Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy: William Mitchell (1861—1962)
  12. ^ "Скончался философ Теодор Ойзерман". Gorky.media (in Russian). Retrieved 3 October 2017.
  13. ^ Alfred Vaucher (1887–1993) (in French)
  14. ^ "Paul Weiss, 101, Philosopher and Challenger of Age Bias", The New York Times