G. E. M. Anscombe

G. E. M. Anscombe

Born: March 18, 1919

Died: January 5, 2001



Biography: Gertrude Elizabeth Margaret Anscombe, better known as Elizabeth Anscombe, was a British analytic philosopher. Born in Ireland, she was a student of Ludwig Wittgenstein and became an authority on his work and edited and translated many books drawn from his writings, above all his Philosophical Investigations.