• Born date: 1864-04-21
  • Born in: Weimar Republic
  • Death date: 1920-06-14
  • Death in: Weimar Republic
Max Weber

Karl Emil Maximilian "Max" Weber (German: [ˈmaks ˈveːbɐ]; 21 April 1864 – 14 June 1920) was a German sociologist, philosopher, and political economist whose ideas influenced social theory, social research, and the entire discipline of sociology.