Hedin, Sven

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Hedin, Sven Gender: M
born on 19 February 1865 at 04:02 (= 04:02 AM )
Place Stockholm, Sweden, 59n20, 18e03
Timezone LMT m18e03 (is local mean time)
Data source
Orig source not known
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 00°32' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 03°01 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 15°54'

Portrait of Sven Hedin 
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Sven Hedin


Swedish explorer and map maker who provided the first maps and information about areas in Central Asia, as he led expeditions to and through Persia, Turkestan, Tibet, China and Mongolia. He was the author of more than 30 books, including "Through Asia," 1898 "Overland to India," 1910 and "The Silk Road," 1936.

Hedin died on 11/26/1952, Stockholm, Sweden.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1898 ("Through Asia")
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1910 ("Overland to India")
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1936 ("The Silk Road")

Source Notes

Sabian Symbols No.445


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 87)
  • Vocation : Travel : Adventurer
  • Vocation : Travel : Explorer (Cartographer)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (Over 30 books)
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book