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Will Durant
  • Name: Will Durant
  • Born: 11/05/1885
  • Died: 11/07/1981 (96 years old)
  • Occupation: Historian, writer, philosopher, teacher

William James Durant (/dəˈrænt/; November 5, 1885 – November 7, 1981) was an American writer, historian, and philosopher. He became best known for his work The Story of Civilization, 11 volumes written in collaboration with his wife, Ariel Durant, and published between 1935 and 1975. He was earlier noted for The Story of Philosophy (1926), described as “a groundbreaking work that helped to popularize philosophy”.

Birth Name: William James Durant

School: Saint Peter’s College (B.A., 1907), Columbia University (PhD, philosophy, 1917)

Genre: Non-fiction

Birth Place: North Adams, Massachusetts, U.S.

Death Place: Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Source: Wikipedia

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