BirthdayJune 17, 1934

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Futa Helu

    Full name: Futa Helu
    Also known as: Futa Helu, Ilaisa Futa-i-Haangana Helu, Helu, Futa
    Professions: Tongan philosopher

  2. Futa Helu Death information

    Died: Tuesday, 2nd of February, 2010 (Age: 75)

  3. Futa Helu Biography

    Futa Helu (17 June 1934 – 2 February 2010) was a Tongan philosopher, historian, and educator. He studied philosophy under the Australian empiricist John Anderson and in 1963 launched an educational institute named ‘Atenisi (Tongan for Athens, to pay homage to the ancient Greek philosophers, Herakleitos in particular). The institute began as a continuing education programme for civil servants, then initiated a high school in 1964 and a university in 1975.

  4. Futa Helu Family

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