- Name: Democritus
- Born: circa460 BC
- Died: circa370 BC (aged around 90)
Democritus (//; Greek: Δημόκριτος, Dēmókritos, meaning “chosen of the people”; c. 460 – c. 370 BC) was an Ancient Greek pre-Socratic philosopher primarily remembered today for his formulation of an atomic theory of the universe.
Birth Place: Abdera, Thrace