Birth Name: Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell
Born: 18 May 1872 Died: 2 February 1970
Country of origin: United Kingdom
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British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, and social critic. At various points in his life he considered himself a liberal, a socialist, and a pacifist, but he also admitted that he had never been any of these in any profound sense. He was born in Monmouthshire, into one of the most prominent aristocratic families in Britain.
His philosophical essay "On Denoting" has been considered a "paradigm of philosophy". His work has had a considerable infl