• Born date: 1685-03-12
  • Born in: Ireland
  • Death date: 1753-01-14
  • Death in: Oxford
George Berkeley

George Berkeley (/ˈbɑrkleɪ/; 12 March 1685 – 14 January 1753), also known as Bishop Berkeley (Bishop of Cloyne), was an Anglo-Irish philosopher whose primary achievement was the advancement of a theory he called "immaterialism" (later referred to as "subjective idealism" by others).