Anders, Günther

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Name
Anders, Günther Gender: M
Günther Siegmund Stern
born on 12 July 1902 at 10:15 (= 10:15 AM )
Place Breslau, Germany, 51n0654, 17e0212
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 19°04' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 17°24 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 26°32'



Günther Anders (with Hannah Arendt, 1929)

Biography

German journalist, philosopher and anti-nuclear activist who developed a philosophical anthropology for the age of technology, focusing on such themes as the effects of mass media on our emotional and ethical existence, the illogic of religion, the nuclear threat, the Shoah, and the question of being a philosopher. In 1992, shortly before his death, he was awarded the Sigmund Freud Prize.

From 1929 to 1937 he was married to Hannah Arendt. He died in Vienna on 17 December 1992 at age 90.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • child->parent relationship with Stern, Clara (born 12 March 1877)
  • spouse relationship with Arendt, Hannah (born 14 October 1906). Notes: 1929-1937

Events

  • Work : Prize 1992 (Sigmund Freud Prize)

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield cites the diary of his father quoted in Günther Anders.: Leben und Denken im Wort by Raimund Bahr (epubli, 2012): "Am '12.7.02 10 1⁄4 Uhr vormittags', wurde Günther Stern geboren, 'wog 81⁄2 Pfund,...' (Tagebuch I / Günther/ 12.7.1902)." Translation: On "12.07.[19]02 10:15 AM", Günther Stern was born, "weighed 8 1/2 pounds,... (Diary I / Günther / 07.12.1902).

Categories

  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive (PhD in philosophy)
  • Family : Relationship : Mate - Noted (Hannah Arendt)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (Three)
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate
  • Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Philosopher/ Humanist
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 90)
  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Philosopher
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ political (Anti-nuclear activist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Sigmund Freud Prize)