Birth of Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi in Germany

Birth of Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi in Germany

Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi
Source: Wikipedia

Timeline of History

History Topics
History of Philosophy
Countries

Philosopher Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi is born in Dusseldorf, Germany. Jacobi coins the term nihilism, criticizing it as a problem in Enlightenment philosophy. Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi will anticipate many of the critiques of modern secularism and secular government made by apologists for traditional religious beliefs and systems.

 

Powered by JReviews

Today's Major Events

Pope John Paul II Calls for More Evangelization to Fight Atheism in Europe
Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus Become Augustus
Eighteenth Amendment Ratified, Prohibition Authorized

January History Calendar