Auguste Comte

By: Ethan Ross

He was known for

He attended the University Montpellier. After that he was admitted to École Polytechnique. He spoke to small private audiences but soon had a nervous breakdown. He greatly extended the field of Sociology even though he did not introduce sociology.
He was born in Paris France. The time when he was born there was a lot of violence and conflict. He spent much of his life developing a philosophy for a new social order amongst all the chaos and uncertainty. He died of Stomach cancer in Paris on September 5, 1857.

Auguste Comte

Born: January 20, 1798

Died: September 5, 1857

Nationality: French

Sources

Bio.com. A&E Networks Television. Web. 4 Sept. 2015.