BirthdayOctober 18, 1859
BirthplaceParis, France

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Henri Bergson

    Full name: Henri Bergson
    Also known as: Henri Bergson, Henri-Louis Bergson, Bergson, Henri
    Professions: philosopher

  2. Henri Bergson Death information

    Died: Saturday, 4th of January, 1941 (Age: 81)

  3. Henri Bergson Biography

    Henri-Louis Bergson (French: [bɛʁksɔn]; 18 October 1859 – 4 January 1941) was a major French philosopher, influential especially in the first half of the 20th century. Bergson convinced many thinkers that the processes of immediate experience and intuition are more significant than abstract rationalism and science for understanding reality.He was awarded the 1927 Nobel Prize in Literature "in recognition of his rich and vitalizing ideas and the brilliant skill with which they have been presented". In 1930, France awarded him its highest honour, the Grand-Croix de la Legion d'honneur.

  4. Henri Bergson Family

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