“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
London Borough of Camden in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom

Bertrand Russell


Bertrand Russell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 12, 2017
1. Bertrand Russell Marker
Philosopher and
Campaigner for Peace
lived here
in flat No. 34

Erected 2002 by English Heritage.
Location. 51° 31.096′ N, 0° 7.442′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Camden, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Bury Place and Galen Place, on the left when traveling south on Bury Place. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 36 Russell Chambers, London Borough of Camden, England WC1A 2JX, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr. Robert Willan (within shouting distance of this marker); John Nash (within shouting distance of this marker); Isaac D'Israeli (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Henry Wyatt (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Plough (about 120 meters away); Earls of Chesterfield (about 120 meters away); Museum Tavern (about 120 meters away); Bloomsbury Square Gardens (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Camden.
Also see . . .
1. Bertrand Russell (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy). "Bertrand Arthur William Russell (1872–1970) was a British philosopher,
Bertrand Russell Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 12, 2017
2. Bertrand Russell Marker - Wide View
logician, essayist and social critic best known for his work in mathematical logic and analytic philosophy. His most influential contributions include his championing of logicism (the view that mathematics is in some important sense reducible to logic), his refining of Gottlob Frege’s predicate calculus (which still forms the basis of most contemporary systems of logic), his defense of neutral monism (the view that the world consists of just one type of substance which is neither exclusively mental nor exclusively physical), and his theories of definite descriptions, logical atomism and logical types....After a life marked by controversy—including dismissals from both Trinity College, Cambridge, and City College, New York—Russell was awarded the Order of Merit in 1949 and the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1950. Noted also for his many spirited anti-nuclear protests and for his campaign against western involvement in the Vietnam War, Russell remained a prominent public figure until his death at the age of 97." (Submitted on October 28, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.) 

2. Bertrand Russell (Wikipedia). "Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, OM, FRS (18 May 1872 – 2 February 1970) was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, writer, social critic, political activist and Nobel laureate. At various points in his life, Russell considered himself a liberal, a socialist and a pacifist, but he also admitted that he had "never been any of these things, in any profound sense". Russell was born in Monmouthshire into one of the most prominent aristocratic families in the United Kingdom." (Submitted on October 28, 2017.) 

3. Bertrand Russell - Message To Future Generations (YouTube, 2 min.). "In 1959, Bertrand Russell, the Nobel Prize-winning philosopher, mathematician and peace activist was just short of his 87th birthday, when he gave wide-ranging interviews to the BBC and the CBC. In this capture Russell giving life lessons — lessons about critical thinking, love and tolerance — to a generation living 1,000 years in the future." (Submitted on October 28, 2017.) 
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