Santayana, George

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George Santayana

George Santayana

George Santayana (Jorge Agustín Nicolás Ruiz de Santayana y Borrás) was an was an influential 20th century American thinker who was born on December 16th, 1863 in Madrid, Spain. Widely known as a prominent philosopher and critical thinker, Santayana was also a critic, dramatist, educator, essayist, novelist, and poet.

A poetry volume, Sonnets and Other Verses, was Santayana’s frst published work, in 1894.

George Santayana died on September 26th, 1952.

More can be read about the life and work of George Santayana at:
http://www.iep.utm.edu/santayan/

Read selected poems of George Santayana