Bowes, Major Edward

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Bowes, Major Edward Gender: M
born on 14 June 1874 at 19:41 (= 7:41 PM )
Place San Francisco CA, USA, 37n46, 122w25
Timezone LMT m122w25 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating DD
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 23°49' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 05°12 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 28°58'


American broadcaster, corporate executive and program director who was one of the first to encourage radio commentary. He conducted an Amateur Hour from 1934-1946, which was voted the most popular show on the air in 1935. Bowes gained his name from being a Major in WWI.

Died on 6/13/1946.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

G. Grant quotes his sister for, "late in the afternoon before nighfall," recitified. Church of Light gives 3:00 PM, "from his sister"


  • Vocation : Military : Military service (WW I)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Occult/ Misc. Collection
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Radio/ D.J./ Announcer (Amateur Hour)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director (Program director)