Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Born: April 26, 1889

Died: April 29, 1951 (aged 62)

Nationality: Austrian

Occupation: Philosopher

Bio: Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein was an Austrian-British philosopher who worked primarily in logic, the philosophy of mathematics, the philosophy of mind, and the philosophy of language. He was professor in philosophy at the University of Cambridge from 1939 until 1947.

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