“Three things tell a man: his eyes, his friends and his favorite quotes.”
Will Durant (American Historian)
Date of Birth:
November 5, 1885
Date of Death:
November 7, 1981
William James Durant was an American philosopher, historian, and writer. He is best known for writing, with his wife, Ariel Durant, The Story of Civilization, an 11-volume work written between 1935 and 1975.
The Durants were awarded the Pulitzer Prize for literature and the Presidential Medal of Freedom .