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Paul Weiss was born on May 19, 1901, in Manhattan. Dr. Weiss sometimes said he became a philosopher after he was hit twice by horse-drawn carts as a boy. He began to wonder why he had been hit twice when others were not hit at all, and why he survived when others did not.
- New York Times Obituary <http://www.nytimes.com/2002/07/24/us/paul-weiss-101-philosopher-and-challenger-of-age-bias.html>