Nightingale, Florence

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Name
Nightingale, Florence Gender: F
born on 12 May 1820 at 14:00 (= 2:00 PM )
Place Florence, Italy, 43n46, 11e15
Timezone LMT m11e15 (is local mean time)
Data source
Conflicting/unverified
Rodden Rating DD
Collector: Jansky
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 21°40' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 23°54 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 22°28'



Florence Nightingale

Biography

Italian nurse who learned nursing at the age of 33, eventually becoming a hospital superintendent. She was a selfless hero in the Crimean War (1854-1856) and became a world-known authority on the care of the sick. She founded the nursing profession as we know it today, establishing her first nursing school in London, 1860. Her shrewd, compassionate "Notes on Nursing" became a bestseller.

During the Crimean War, Florence contracted a fever that left her so weakened that she spent the last 50 years of her life as an invalid. The tall, willowy girl became a stout, pleasant-faced old lady whose sight was quite gone by 1902, and her mind began to weaken. On 8/13/1910, she fell asleep about noon and died at 2:30 PM, London, England

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Death, Cause unspecified 13 August 1910 at 2:30 PM in London, England (Age 90)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Robert Jansky quotes Astrological Index, a reference book which gives dates only, no times of birth. PC same data as spec. Redding gave a spec of 8:45 AM in AA 4/2937.

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 90)
  • Vocation : Healing Fields : Social worker
  • Vocation : Medical : Nurse/ Nurse's Aids
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book

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