John Dewey’s Death: Cause, Place, Age, and More!

John Dewey

The philosopher John Dewey passed away at age 92, astounding.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Philosopher, psychologist, and educational reformer who specialized in nature, art, and ethics. He pioneered pragmatism and functional psychology.

He attended the University of Vermont and Johns Hopkins University.

He published several books on philosophy, including
Experience and Nature from 1925.

How did John Dewey die?

Pneumonia caused John Dewey's death in 1952.

John Dewey died of pneumonia in his home in New York City on June 1, 1952.

Information about the death of John Dewey
Cause of deathPneumonia
Age of death92 years
BirthdayOctober 20, 1859
Death dateJune 1, 1952
Place of deathNew York, New York, United States
Place of burialN/A


"Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination."

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"Skepticism: the mark and even the pose of the educated mind."

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"The good man is the man who, no matter how morally unworthy he has been, is moving to become better."

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"Nature is the mother and the habitat of man, even if sometimes a stepmother and an unfriendly home."

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"Man is not logical and his intellectual history is a record of mental reserves and compromises. He hangs on to what he can in his old beliefs even when he is compelled to surrender their logical basis."

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