Major Thinkers and Turns

Events

Abelard

Approx. 1079 - April 21, 1142

Bonaventure

Approx. 1221 - July 15, 1274

Aquinas

1225 - March 7, 1274

Scotus

Approx. 1266 - November 8, 1308

Ockham

Approx. 1287 - Approx. 1347

de Cusa

1401 - August 11, 1464

Erasmus

1466 - 1536

Machiavelli

1469 - 1527

More

1478 - 1535

Luther

November 10, 1483 - February 18, 1546

Montaigne

February 28, 1533 - September 13, 1592

Bruno

1548 - 1600

Grotius

April 10, 1583 - August 28, 1645

Hobbes

April 5, 1588 - December 4, 1679

Descartes

March 31, 1596 - February 11, 1650

Locke

August 29, 1632 - October 28, 1704

Spinoza

November 24, 1632 - February 21, 1677

Hume

May 7, 1711 - August 25, 1776

Smith

June 16, 1723 - July 17, 1790

Kant

April 22, 1724 - February 12, 1804

Hegel

August 27, 1770 - November 14, 1831