Trakl, Georg

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Name
Trakl, Georg Gender: M
born on 3 February 1887 at 18:30 (= 6:30 PM )
Place Salzburg, Austria, 47n48, 13e02
Timezone LMT m13e02 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 14°38' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 12°38 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 01°24'



Georg Trakl

Biography

Austrian lyric poet whose work centered on death, disaster and decay. His work as an expressionist poet had a formative influence on his period.

In 1905 Trakl left high school and began apprenticeship with a chemist. He studied pharmaceuticals in Vienna, entering the university in September 1908. In 1910 he was conscripted into the Austrian Army Medical Corps for a year. He worked as a pharmacist but was drinking excessively and could never keep a job. Remaining an outsider, he was an alcoholic and chloroform user. When young, he had had an incestuous relationship with his sister, who committed suicide in 1914.

Trakl himself was a suicide, dying of a cocaine overdose that paralyzed his heart on the evening of 11/03/1914, Krakow, Poland.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Social : Joined group 1910 (Austrian Army Medical Corps)
  • Death by Suicide 3 November 1914 (Drug overdose, age 27)
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Source Notes

B.C. in hand from Steinbrecher(Ebertin gave 3:00 AM)

Categories

  • Traits : Personality : Pessimist (Morbid)
  • Diagnoses : Psychological : Abuse Alcohol
  • Diagnoses : Psychological : Abuse Drugs (Cocaine, overdosed)
  • Passions : Sexuality : Incest perpetrator (With sister)
  • Personal : Death : Suicide (Cocaine)
  • Vocation : Medical : Pharmacist
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet
  • Notable : Book Collection : Culture Collection