Giulio Giorello is confirmed dead at the age of 75.
Giulio was best known as a Italian philosopher.
Death was likely due to COVID-19.
Giulio Giorello
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Giulio Giorello (Italian: ; 14 May 1945 – 15 June 2020, Milan) was an Italian philosopher, mathematician, and epistemologist.
Biography
Giorello graduated with a degree in philosophy in 1968 and in mathematics in 1971 at the University of Milan. While there he studied under the philosopher Ludovico Geymonat. He then taught physics and natural sciences at the University of Pavia, University of Catania, University of Insubria and the University of Milan.
He was a professor of philosophy of science at the University of Milan; he was also President of SILFS (Italian Society of Logic and Philosophy of Science).
He directed the "Scienza e idee" series by Raffaello Cortina Editore and collaborated on the cultural pages of the newspaper Corriere della Sera.
He won the 4th edition of the 2012 Frascati Philosophy National Award.
He died in Milan in 15 June 2020 due to Covid-19. Three days before his death he married his partner Roberta Pelachin.
He was an atheist.
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