Timothy Leary

Timothy Leary

Born: October 22, 1920

Died: May 31, 1996

Nationality: American

Occupation: Educator

Biography: Timothy Francis Leary was an American psychologist and writer, known for his advocacy of psychedelic drugs. During a time when drugs such as LSD and psilocybin were legal, Leary conducted experiments at Harvard University under the Harvard Psilocybin Project, resulting in the Concord Prison Experiment and the Marsh Chapel Experiment.

Source/Notes: As quoted in Still Casting Shadows : A Shared Mosaic of U.S. History (2006) by B. Clay Shannon, p. 376

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Source/Notes: As quoted in Cosmic Trigger : Final Secret of the Illuminati (1993) by Robert Anton Wilson, p. 170
Source/Notes: Timothy Leary's track on Sound Bites from the Counter Culture (1989)

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Source/Notes: As quoted in Third and Possibly the Best 637 Best Things Anybody Ever Said (1987) by Robert Byrne, #40