Herbert Marcuse

Herbert Marcuse

Birth
Berlin-Mitte, Mitte, Berlin, Germany
Death 29 Jul 1979 (aged 81)
Starnberg, Landkreis Starnberg, Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Burial Berlin-Mitte, Mitte, Berlin, Germany
Memorial ID 13575832 · View Source
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Author and political philosopher. He co-founded the Institute for Social Research in Frankfurt in 1929 along with Max Horkheimer and Theodore Adorno. Marcuse, a Jew, fled Germany when Hitler came to power in 1933. First he went to Geneva, then to America. He established an academic career in the United States, and wrote several books, including "Eros and Civilization"(1958). He died of a stroke while visiting Sternbereg, West Germany.

Bio by: Chuck Kearns


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  • Originally Created by: Chuck Kearns
  • Added: 9 Mar 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13575832
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Herbert Marcuse (19 Jul 1898–29 Jul 1979), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13575832, citing Dorotheenstädtisch-Friedrichwerderscher Friedhof I, Berlin-Mitte, Mitte, Berlin, Germany ; Maintained by Find A Grave .