# Martin Heidegger Biography

Philosopher(1889–1976)
Though his reputation was scarred by his affiliation with the Nazi party, Martin Heidegger is one of the most influential philosophers of the 20th century.

## Synopsis

Born in Germany in 1889, existentialist Martin Heidegger was one of the most influential philosophers of the 20th century. His reputation was later scarred by his affiliation with the Nazi party, and for refusing to denounce National Socialism following World War II he remains a controversial figure.

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