English-born philosopher and academic who became a notable proponent of free speech. He received the Presidential Medal of Freedom by JFK and it was presented to him by LBJ, and was also presented with the Rosenberger Medal in 1959.
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|FULL NAME:||Alexander Meiklejohn|
|BIRTH DATE:||February 1, 1872|
|AGE:||148 years old|
Alexander Meiklejohn is a Philosopher. He was one of eight sons born to a Scottish-British family in Lancashire, England. When he was eight years old, he moved with his family to Rhode Island. He received his undergraduate and master’s degrees from Brown University and later earned a Ph.D. in philosophy from Cornell.
DID YOU KNOW He was the president of Amherst College from 1912-1924, and he was also a prominent member of the ACLU’s National Committee.
FACT Meiklejohn was chosen by President John F. Kennedy in the early 1960s as the recipient of the prestigious Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Currently, Alexander Meiklejohn is 148 years old. He will celebrate his 149th birthday on a Thursday, February 1st. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Alexander Meiklejohn’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, Aquarius’ life pursuit is to understand life’s mysteries and a secret desire to be unique and original. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, have intellectual conversations, are a good listener and dislike limitations, broken promises, being lonely, dull or boring situations, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are: progressive, original, independent, humanitarian, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental, uncompromising, aloof. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius are Leo and Sagittarius.
Alexander Meiklejohn was born in the Year of the Monkey. People born in the year of the monkey love to make people laugh. They’re generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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