Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel was a German philosopher, and a major figure in German Idealism. His historicist and idealist account of reality revolutionized European philosophy and was an important precursor to Continental philosophy and Marxism.
Born: August 27, 1770, Stuttgart, Germany
Died: November 14, 1831, Berlin, Germany
Education: Tübinger Stift
Spouse: Marie Helena Susanna von Tucher (m. 1811)
Children: Georg Ludwig Friedrich Fischer, Karl Friedrich Wilhelm Hegel, Immanuel Thomas Christian Hegel