Who was Nietzsche? The most popular German philosopher of the enlightenment period was Nietzsche. God is dead was his most famous and contraversial statement. Nietzsche is often misunderstood as pessimistic and anti-religion, yet he is one of the most famous philosophers of all time. Nietzsche God is dead: What did Nietzsche mean when he … Read moreNietszche God is Dead: What was really meant by the Death of God?