Peake, Mervyn

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Peake, Mervyn Gender: M
Mervyn Lawrence Peake
born on 9 July 1911 at 12:30 (= 12:30 PM )
Place Lushan (Jiangxi), China, 29n33, 115e58
Timezone LMT m115e58 (is local mean time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Wright
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 15°52' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 20°15 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 20°30'

Portrait of Mervyn Peake 
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Mervyn Peake
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British artist, illustrator, author, poet, and playwright. He suffered from encephalitis during his last 10 yrs. He is best known for the "Gormenghast" trilogy. Married once.

He died in Burcot, England on 17 November 1968.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Other Death 17 November 1968 (Encephalitis prior ten years, age 57)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Paul Wright quotes The Literary Zodiac, "from Peake's elder brother present at the birth."


  • Vocation : Art : Commercial artist (Illustrator)
  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Artist, artist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script (Playwright)
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet (Poet, poet)
  • Vocation : Writers : Other Writers (Author)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Culture Collection