Ludwig Heinrich Edler von Mises, 1881 - 1973

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Born: 29 September 1881, Lemberg, Galicja, Austro-Hungary (now Lviv, Ukraine)
Died: 10 October 1973, New York City

Ludwig Heinrich Edler von Mises was an Austrian economist, philosopher, author and classical liberal who had a major influence on the modern libertarian movement. At twelve he spoke fluent German, Polish, and French. He received his doctorate from Universität Wien in 1906 and taught there until 1934. He taught at Geneva, Switzerland until moving to New York in 1940 with other Jews fearing that Hitler would occupy Switzerland. He was a visiting professor at New York University until his retirement.

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