Famous Utilitarian:Bertrand Russell

Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, OM, FRS (18 May 1872 – 2 February 1970) was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, and social critic.
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Name: Bertrand Russell
Born:18 May 1872Trellech, Monmouthshire, UK
Died:2 February 1970 (aged 97)Penrhyndeudraeth, Wales, UK
Residence:United Kingdom
Nationality:British
Era:20th century philosophy
Region:Western philosophy
School:Analytic philosophy Nobel Prize in Literature 1950
Main interests : Metaphysics,epistemology,logic,mathematics,philosophy of language,philosophy of mathematics,philosophy of science,ethics,philosophy of religion,history of philosophy
Notable ideas:Analytic philosophy · logical atomism · theory of descriptions · knowledge by acquaintance and knowledge by description . Russell's paradox · Russell's teapot