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Werner Erhard

Werner Erhard was born on September 5, 1935 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as John Paul Rosenberg. He was previously married to June Bryde and Patricia Fry. See full bio »

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 2002 The Century of the Self (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1993 Larry King Live (TV Series)
 1991 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
- Werner Erhard (1991) ... Himself
 1980 Today Is for the Championship (TV Movie documentary)
 1976 Today (TV Series)
- Werner Erhard (1976) ... Himself
 1975 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
Himself - Motivational Speaker
- Episode #13.102 (1975) ... Himself - Motivational Speaker
 1973 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series)
- Episode dated 24 September 1973 (1973) ... Himself

Personal Details

Other Works:

Pamphlet: "The End of starvation: Creating an Idea Whose Time Has Come". San Francisco. Hunger Project Publishing. ASIN: B005LHJI1O See more »

Publicity Listings:

16 Print Biographies | 4 Interviews | 11 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Jack Frost | Jack Rosenberg | John Paul Rosenberg | Werner Spits | Curt Wilhelm VonSavage

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I tried yoga, Dale Carnegie, Zen, Scientology, encounter groups, t-groups, psychoanalysis, reality therapy, Gestalt, love, nudity, you name it," he recalls. "But when it was over, that was not it. See more »


In 1988 the Gandhi Memorial International Foundation gave Werner Erhard, Joan Baez, Shirley Temple Black, and David Packard its "Mahatma Gandhi Humanitarian Award" However, CNN reported that Yogesh Gandhi used funds solicited for his Gandhi Memorial International Foundation, in order to pay off his own personal debts. See more »


Werner H. Spits See more »

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