Ortega y Gasset, Jose
|born on||9 May 1883 at 20:35 (= 8:35 PM )|
|Place||Madrid, Spain, 40n24, 3w41|
|Timezone||LMT m3w41 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||18°51' 29°00 Asc. 08°04'|
Spanish philosopher, social critic and essayist, one of the most influential intellectuals of his time.
A graduate from Madrid, he studied in Germany, returning to become the Professor of Metaphysics at Madrid University 1910-36. He founded several periodicals and was quite liberal in politics. He lived abroad 1936-45, returned to Madrid and founded the Institute of Humanities, 1948. Expounding a form of existentialism, his collected works were published 1946-47. He was probably best known for "The Revolt of the Masses," 1930.
Jose married Rosa Spottorno-Topete and they had three children. He died 10/18/1955 in Madrid.
- Work : New Career 1910 (Professor of Metaphysics)
- Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1914 (First book published)
Ernesto Cordero quotes official time in MH 10/1983 (Cyklos Primavera 1997 quotes an autobiography for 5:30 AM)
- Traits : Mind : Exceptional mind (Outstanding influence)
- Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Three)
- Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Metaphysical (Student and teacher)
- Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Philosopher/ Humanist (Existentialist philosopher)
- Vocation : Education : Teacher (Professor of Metaphysics)
- Vocation : Politics : Activist/ political
- Vocation : Writers : Critic (Social critic)
- Vocation : Writers : Magazine/ newsletter (Essayest and founded periodicals)
- Vocation : Writers : Religion/ Philosophy (Humanities)