Josep Ferrater Mora

Josep Ferrater Mora

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Death 30 Jan 1991 (aged 78)
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend, Specifically: Ashes moved to Villanova (Pennsylvania)
Memorial ID 11396705 · View Source
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Philosopher. He was born and died in Barcelona. During Francisco Franco's dictatorship, he was forced to exile. He moved to France, Cuba and later to Chile, where was professor in Chilean University. In 1947, he moved to United States, first to New York city and later to Princeton, Baltimore and finally, Bryn Mawr, always as Professor of Philosophy. In 1960, he becomes an american citizen. He received, among other awards, Creu de Sant Jordi (Catalunya) and Príncipe de Asturias. Among his books "Cóctel de Verdad," "Diccionario de Filosofía," "El Ser y la Muerte," "Una Mica de Tot" and "La filosofia en el món d’avui, ètica aplicada." He was cremated and his ashes given to his wife Priscilla Cohn, who moved the ashes to Villanova (Delaware County, Pennsylvania).

Bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 21 Jul 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11396705
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Josep Ferrater Mora (30 Oct 1912–30 Jan 1991), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11396705, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend, who reports a Ashes moved to Villanova (Pennsylvania).