Emanuel Swedenborg facts for kids
Portrait of Swedenborg by Carl Frederik von Breda.
29 January 1688
|Died||29 March 1772
London, England, Great Britain
Emanuel Swedenborg (//; ; born Emanuel Swedberg on 29 January 1688; died 29 March 1772) was a Swedish scientist, philosopher, theologian, revelator, and mystic. He is best known for his book on the afterlife, Heaven and Hell (1758).
His writings inspired Swedenborgianism.
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