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
Konstantinos Despotopoulos 1913–2016 102 Greek philosopher[1]
Hans-Georg Gadamer 1900–2002 102 German philosopher
Errol Harris 1908–2009 101 South African philosopher and author[2]
Charles Hartshorne 1897–2000 103 American pioneer of process theology
Karl Holzamer 1906–2007 100 German philosopher and director general of ZDF
Benoît Lacroix 1915–2016 100 Canadian theologian and philosopher[3]
Sir William Mitchell 1861–1962 101 Australian philosopher, professor and author
Oswald von Nell-Breuning 1861–1962 101 German Roman Catholic theologian and sociologist
Teodor Oizerman 1914–2017 102 Soviet and Russian philosopher[4]
Alfred Vaucher 1887–1993 106 French theologian and church historian
Paul Weiss 1901–2002 101 American philosopher

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "Errol Harris". The Westmorland Gazette. February 22, 2008. Retrieved 29 February 2008. 
  3. ^ "Le père Benoît Lacroix est mort - DAPHNÉ CAMERON - National". Lapresse.ca. 2 March 2016. Retrieved 3 October 2017. 
  4. ^ "Скончался философ Теодор Ойзерман". Gorky.media. Retrieved 3 October 2017.