Immanuel Kant (1724-1804)

Death: 12th February 1804
Location: Königsberg Cathedral, Kaliningrad, Kaliningradskaya Oblast', Russia
Photo taken by: J110
Buy books by Immanuel Kant

German philosopher who is widely considered to be a central figure of modern philosophy. He argued that fundamental concepts structure human experience, and that reason is the source of morality. His thought continues to have a major influence in contemporary thought, especially the fields of metaphysics, epistemology, ethics, political philosophy, and aesthetics.