Saussure, Ferdinand de
|born on||26 November 1857 at 15:00 (= 3:00 PM )|
|Place||Geneva, Switzerland, 46n12, 6e09|
|Timezone||LMT m6e09 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||04°21' 27°33 Asc. 08°13'|
Swiss linguist who is regarded as the "father of modern linguistics." He was published at the age 21 in philology. A teacher in Paris and a Professor in Geneva, he was the inspiration behind the "structuralist" movement in social science and literary criticism. His most famous work is "Course In General Linguistics."
Saussure died 2/22/1913.
B.R. in hand from Steinbrecher
- Vocation : Education : Teacher (Professor)
- Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (Linguistics)
- Notable : Extraordinary Talents : For Languages (Father of modern linguistics)