As per our current Database, Montesquieu has been died on Feb 10, 1755 (age 66).
When Montesquieu die, Montesquieu was 66 years old.
|Age||66 years old|
|Born||January 18, 1689 (France)|
Montesquieu’s zodiac sign is Capricorn. According to astrologers, Capricorn is a sign that represents time and responsibility, and its representatives are traditional and often very serious by nature. These individuals possess an inner state of independence that enables significant progress both in their personal and professional lives. They are masters of self-control and have the ability to lead the way, make solid and realistic plans, and manage many people who work for them at any time. They will learn from their mistakes and get to the top based solely on their experience and expertise.
Montesquieu was born in the Year of the Snake. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Snake are seductive, gregarious, introverted, generous, charming, good with money, analytical, insecure, jealous, slightly dangerous, smart, they rely on gut feelings, are hard-working and intelligent. Compatible with Rooster or Ox.
An important political Philosopher of the Age of Enlightenment, Montesquieu is remembered for formulating the important governmental idea of separation of powers, as well as for introducing the term despotism into political theory.
Before devoting himself to scholarship and writing, he worked as a Lawyer. He published his first work, the satirical Lettres Persanes, in 1721.
He theorized that climate conditions within a particular society can greatly influence the character of that society. His most well known works include Histoire Veritable (True History), De l'Esprit des Lois (On the Spirit of the Laws), and Mes Pensees (My Thoughts).
The son of baroness Marie Francoise de Pesnel and soldier and nobleman Jacques de Secondat, he was born in Aquitane, France, and raised by his uncle, the Baron de Montesquieu, following his parents' early deaths.
His work greatly influenced the political philosophies of James Madison and other Founding Fathers of the United States of America.