Emile Durkheim

Emile Durkheim bio

Birth Name: Emile Durkheim

Occupation: Teacher

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: April 15, 1858

Date Of Death: November 15, 1917

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: French

Emile Durkheim was born on the 15th of April, 1858. He was known for being a Teacher. French sociologist who is widely considered to be the father of modern sociology. He established the first European department of sociology, became France’s first sociology professor, and published a variety of influential works, including 1893’s The Division of Labour in Society and 1897’s Suicide.

Emile Durkheim was born in France. In 1879, he was admitted into Ecole Normale Superieure, where he studied alongside intellectual heavyweights like Henri Bergson and Jean Juares. His belief that religion was an institution of social origin rather than a divine one made him an outsider in his time and earned him criticism from contemporaries like Arnold van Gennep.

Emile Durkheim was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Emile Durkheim was born in 1850s.

Emile Durkheim is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Emile Durkheim was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Emile Durkheim
RELIGION: Agnostic
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Emile Durkheim was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Emile Durkheim was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Emile Durkheim had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Emile Durkheim’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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