J. L. Ackrill British classical scholar

J. L. Ackrill is a 85 years old British classical scholar from Reading, England. J. L. Ackrill was born on December 30, 1921 (died on November 30, 2007, he was 85 years old) in Reading, England.



John Lloyd Ackrill FBA was a philosopher and classicist who specialized in Ancient Greek philosophy especially the philosophy of Plato and Aristotle. Ackrill has been said to be along with Gregory Vlastos and G. E. L. Owen one of the most important scholars of Greek philosophy in the English-speaking world in the latter half of the 20th century. Ackrill was a visiting scholar at the Institute for Advanced Study in 1950-51and again in 1961-62.
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Is J. L. Ackrill still alive?

No, he died on 11/30/2007, 15 years ago. He was 85 years old when he died. He died in Oxford

Awards (1)

Awarded Fellow of the British Academy .


He graduated from Reading School and St John's College

What was J.'s zodiac sign?

J. L. Ackrill zodiac sign was capricorn.

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