Eliade, Mircea

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Mircea Eliade
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Name
Eliade, Mircea Gender: M
Mircea Eliade
born on 13 March 1907 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )
Place Bucharest, Romania, 44n26, 26e06
Timezone LST m26e06 (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 21°24' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 07°09 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 15°39'



Biography

Romanian author, philosopher, religious historian..

A philosopher first, he was fascinated by religions and the mystical and mythical. His doctoral thesis was on yoga and its mystical origins. It was later published as "Yoga, Immortality, and Freedom."

Eliade moved to Paris in 1945 and in 1958 he moved to the US to assume the position of Chair of the History of Religions Department at the University of Chicago.

He died in Chicago on April 23, 1986.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Death, Cause unspecified 23 April 1986 at 12:00 noon in Chicago, Illinois (Age 79)
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Source Notes

Steinbrecher Collection: Taeger quotes Ebertin/D.Friis for "personal statement"

Categories

  • Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Philosopher/ Humanist (Philosopher)
  • Vocation : Writers : Other Writers (Author, religious historian)

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