Gouhier, Henri

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Gouhier, Henri Gender: M
Henri Gaston Gouhier
born on 5 December 1898 at 22:00 (= 10:00 PM )
Place Auxerre, France, 47n48, 3e34
Timezone LST m2e2015 (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 13°50' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 08°06 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 27°39'


French philosopher, a historian of philosophy, and a literary critic.

Gouhier was a Professor at the Sorbonne for twenty-seven years from 1941 to 1968. In 1979 he was elected to the Académie française and in 1988 was awarded the Prix mondial Cino Del Duca.

Gouhier supervised the undergraduate dissertation of famed sociologist Pierre Bourdieu, a translation of and commentary on Leibniz's Animadversions.

He died in Paris on 31 March 1994.

Link to Wikipedia biography



Source Notes

Birth certificate in Didier Geslain archive, 'g' pdf file, p. 145.


  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Historian
  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Philosopher
  • Vocation : Writers : Critic (Literary critic)