|born on||19 January 1798 at 12:00 (= 12:00 noon )|
|Place||Montpellier, France, 43n36, 3e53|
|Timezone||LMT m3e53 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||29°45' 26°27 Asc. 19°02'|
French philosopher known as the founder of sociology and of positivism. Comte gave the science of sociology its name and established the new subject in a systematic fashion.
His work was widely promulgated by Europe’s intellectuals and influenced the thinking of Karl Marx, John Stuart Mill, George Eliot and Michel Houellebecq.
Comte died of stomach cancer on 5 September 1857, Paris.
- friend relationship with Littré, Émile (born 1 February 1801)
- lover relationship with de Vaux, Clotilde (born 3 April 1815). Notes: he was in love with her, she rejected him for religious reasons
Gaquelin, vol. 6.
- Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Sociologist
- Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession