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Hilary Putnam

Hilary PutnamAKA Hilary Whitehall Putnam

Born: 31-Jul-1926
Birthplace: Chicago, IL
Died: 13-Mar-2016
Location of death: Boston, MA
Cause of death: Mesothelioma

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Philosopher, Mathematician

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Philosophy of Mind

Father: Samuel Putnam
Mother: Riva
Wife: Ruth Anna Jacobs (m. 1962)

    University: BA, University of Pennsylvania
    University: PhD, University of California at Los Angeles
    Professor: Princeton University
    Professor: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Professor: Harvard University

Author of books:
Philosophical Papers (1975, philosophy, 2 vols.)

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