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Richard Arthur Wollheim

Richard Arthur Wollheim

Male 1923 - 2003  (80 years)


  • Name Richard Arthur Wollheim  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Birth 05 May 1923  Holborn Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 4
    • son of Eric & Constance Wollheim
    Education abt 1936 - 1941  Westminster School Find all individuals with events at this location   [5
    Military Service 1942 - 1945  France Find all individuals with events at this location ; Army Officer  [5
    • PoW during Aug 1944
    Education abt 1945 - 1948  Balliol College, Oxford Find all individuals with events at this location   [5
    Occupation 1949 - 1963  University College, London Find all individuals with events at this location ; Lecturer in Philosophy  [5
    • Reader from 1960
    Marriage 15 Aug 1950  Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location   [2, 3
    Anne Barbara Denise Powell,   b. 23 Nov 1920, Paddington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 2004, Lambeth Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence abt 1951 - 1967  26 Pelham Crescent, South Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location   [6, 7
    Occupation 1963 - 1982  London Find all individuals with events at this location ; Grote Professor of Philosophy of Mind and Logic  [5
    Marriage 1969  Mary Day  [5
    • Mary Day, elder dau of Robert S. Lanier, NYC; one dau.
    Residence 1971  2 Pembroke Studios, Pembroke Gardens, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location   [6
    Occupation 1982 - 1985  Columbia University, NY Find all individuals with events at this location ; Professor of Philosophy  [5
    Occupation 1985 - 2002  University of California, Berkeley, CA Find all individuals with events at this location ; Professor of Philosophy  [5
    Residence abt 1995 - 1997  1814 Marin Avenue, Berkeley, CA Find all individuals with events at this location   [6
    Residence - 2003  4 Gemini House, 180-182 Bermondsey St, Southwark Find all individuals with events at this location   [5
    Death 04 Nov 2003  4 Gemini House, 180-182 Bermondsey St, Southwark Find all individuals with events at this location ; Cause: Heart failure  [4
    Notes 
    • Publications: F. H. Bradley, 1959, rev. edn 1969; Socialism and Culture, 1961; On Drawing an Object (Inaugural Lecture), 1965; Art and its Objects, 1968, 2nd edn with suppl. essays, 1980; A Family Romance (fiction), 1969; Freud, 1971; On Art and the Mind (essays and lectures), 1973; The Good Self and the Bad Self (Dawes Hicks lecture), 1976; The Sheep and the Ceremony (Leslie Stephen lecture), 1979; The Thread of Life, 1984; Painting as an Art, 1987; The Mind and its Depths (essays and lectures), 1993; On the Emotions, 1999; edited: F. H. Bradley, Ethical Studies, 1961; Hume on Religion, 1963; F. H. Bradley, Appearance and Reality, 1968; Adrian Stokes, selected writings, 1972; Freud, a collection of critical essays, 1974; J. S. Mill, Three Essays, 1975; (with Jim Hopkins) Philosophical Essays on Freud, 1982; articles in anthologies, philosophical and literary journals. [Who's Who]
    • Obituary in The Guardian 05 Nov 2003
    Person ID I1071  Tatham | Bloxham branch | Parent of spouse
    Last Modified 23 Mar 2015 

    Family Anne Barbara Denise Powell,   b. 23 Nov 1920, Paddington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 2004, Lambeth Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Marriage 15 Aug 1950  Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location   [2, 3
    • The marriage took place in London on Tuesday between Mr Richard Wollheim, of University College, London, son of the late Mr. Eric Wollheim, and of Mrs. Constance Wollheim, and Mrs. Anne Toynbee, daughter of Lieutenant-Colonel and Mrs. George Powell. [The Times, Thu 17 Aug 1950]
    Divorced 1967    [5
    Notes 
    • twin sons Rupert & Bruno
    Children 
    +1. Living
    Last Modified 06 Oct 2012 
    Family ID F0250  Family Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 05 May 1923 - Holborn Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - abt 1936 - 1941 - Westminster School Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - Army Officer - 1942 - 1945 - France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - abt 1945 - 1948 - Balliol College, Oxford Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Lecturer in Philosophy - 1949 - 1963 - University College, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - < - 15 Aug 1950 - Kensington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 15 Aug 1950 - Kensington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - abt 1951 - 1967 - 26 Pelham Crescent, South Kensington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Grote Professor of Philosophy of Mind and Logic - 1963 - 1982 - London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1971 - 2 Pembroke Studios, Pembroke Gardens, Kensington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Professor of Philosophy - 1982 - 1985 - Columbia University, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Professor of Philosophy - 1985 - 2002 - University of California, Berkeley, CA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - abt 1995 - 1997 - 1814 Marin Avenue, Berkeley, CA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - 2003 - 4 Gemini House, 180-182 Bermondsey St, Southwark Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - Cause: Heart failure - 04 Nov 2003 - 4 Gemini House, 180-182 Bermondsey St, Southwark Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S02] BMD Index, birth reg St Giles, 2Q1923.

    2. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg Kensington, 3Q1950.

    3. [S05] The Times, marriage notice, 17 Aug 1950.

    4. [S02] BMD Index, death reg Southwark, Nov 2003.
      b 05 May 1923

    5. [S18] Who's Who / Who was Who.

    6. [S17] Telephone Directories.

    7. [S25] Electoral Registers.