a person who has or professes to have refined sensitivity toward the beauties of art or nature.
a person who affects great love of art, music, poetry, etc., and indifference to practical matters.
Aesthete finds its roots in the Greek aisthánesthai meaning "to perceive." It entered English in the …
1811 – Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, an early leader of the Mexican War of Independence, was executed by Spanish authorities.
1825 – Malden Island (pictured), now one of Kiribati's Line Islands, was discovered by Captain The 7th Lord Byron.
1916 – German agents caused a major explosion when they sabotaged American ammunition supplies …