William Frankena bio

Birth Name: William Frankena

Occupation: Philosopher

Place Of Birth: Montana

Date Of Birth: June21, 1908

Date Of Death: October 22, 1994

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

William Frankena was born on the 21st of June, 1908. He was popular for being a Philosopher. Moral philosopher who was a member of the University of Michigan’s philosophy department for 41 years and its chair for 14 years.

William Frankena was born in Montana. He initially attended and graduated from Calvin College, which was an offshoot of his family’s denomination the Christian Reformed Church. He then studied at Harvard and the University of Cambridge where he focused on ethics. He played a pivotal role in fighting for academic freedom during the 1950s Red Scare when Joseph McCarthy was looking to purge Communists from all facets of American life.

William Frankena was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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

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William Frankena was born in the Year of the Monkey.

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REAL NAME:William Frankena
DEATH DAY:Saturday



Zodiac Sign: William Frankena was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: William Frankena was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: William Frankena had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

William Frankena’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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