Ferdinand De Saussure Biography, Birthday, Awards and Family

26/11/1857   -   22/02/1913

Ferdinand de Saussure was a renowned Swiss linguist and semiotician. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family life, career, achievements, and timeline.


Ferdinand De Saussure Biography, Facts and Family

  • Famous: Swiss Men
  • Died At Age: 55
  • Sun Sign: Sagittarius
  • Born Country: Switzerland
  • Born In: Geneva, Switzerland
  • Famous As: Linguist
  • Father: Henri Louis Frédéric De Saussure
  • Mother: Louise De Pourtalès
  • Siblings: Léopold De Saussure, René De Saussure
  • Children:
    1. Jacques De Saussure
    2. Raymond De Saussure
  • Died On: February 22, 1913
  • Place Of Death: Vufflens-le-Château, Switzerland
  • City: Geneva, Switzerland
  • Education:
    1. Humboldt University Of Berlin (1878–1879)
    2. University Of Geneva
    3. Collège Calvin
    4. Leipzig University
  • Bio: Ferdinand De Saussure Was A Renowned Swiss Linguist And Semiotician. Check Out This Biography To Know About His Childhood, Family Life, Career, Achievements, And Timeline.