Ernest Gellner

Ernest Gellner bio

Birth Name: Ernest Gellner

Occupation: Philosopher

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: December 9, 1925

Date Of Death: November 5, 1995

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Czech

Ernest Gellner was born on the 9th of December, 1925. He was famous for being a Philosopher. Highly respected philosopher and anthropologist who was remembered for his exploration of Critical Rationalism.

Ernest Gellner was born in France. He received a scholarship to Balliol College, Oxford, when he was just 17. He taught philosophy at the London School of Economics for 22 years.

Ernest Gellner was a Sagittarius and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Ernest Gellner was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Ernest Gellner is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Ernest Gellner’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Ernest Gellner’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Ernest Gellner was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Ernest Gellner
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Ernest Gellner was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Ernest Gellner was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Ernest Gellner had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Ernest Gellner’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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