Critical rationalist and philosopher best known for his research on Social Sciences and the General Studies of Methods.
He obtained the Austrian Cross of Honour for Science and Art, 1st class, in 1994.
He and former Chancellor of Germany Konrad Adenauer were both born in Cologne.
He was recognized as a well-known philosopher for his published opinions on the Positivism Dispute even before he started his educational career.
His family was residing in Cologne when he was born.
- The meaning of the name Albert: Noble And Bright