William Alston

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Birth Name: William Alston

Occupation: Philosopher

Place Of Birth: Shreveport

Date Of Birth: November 29, 1921

Date Of Death: September 13, 2009

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

William Alston was born on the 29th of November, 1921. He was known for being a Philosopher. Analytic philosopher most remembered for his work on topics like the philosophy of language and Christianity.

William Alston was born in Shreveport. He obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago and had a successful teaching career at Syracuse University, Rutgers University, and the University of Michigan. He was the President of the American Philosophical Association in 1979.

William Alston was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William Alston 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.

William Alston 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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William Alston was born in the Year of the Rooster.

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REAL NAME: William Alston
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: William Alston 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: William Alston was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: William Alston 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.

William Alston’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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