Wilson, Colin

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Name
Wilson, Colin Gender: M
born on 26 June 1931 at 04:30 (= 04:30 AM )
Place Leicester, England, 52n38, 1w05
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Fisher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 03°35' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 14°29 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 29°23'



Colin Wilson
photo: Tom Ordelman Thor NL, license gfdl

Biography

British writer, a prodigy who held many jobs in his youth including that of a postman while writing in his spare time. At the age of 25 his first book was published, "The Outsider." He was an overnight success as the book was quickly acclaimed as the work of a genius. His other works include "Religion And The Rebel," 1957, "Beyond The Occult," 1988 and the science-fiction piece, "The Mind Parasites," 1967.

Married twice, he has four kids.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

David Fisher quotes a letter from him to the AA Research station. (Judith Gee quotes him for 5:00 AM in AQR Fall/1956. Linda Clark quotes him for "just before dawn, Gemini rising," in 1988.)

Categories

  • Traits : Mind : I.Q. high/ Mensa level (Mensa level: brilliant)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (Two)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (Four)
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction
  • Vocation : Writers : Sci-Fi/ Fantasy/ Horror
  • Notable : Book Collection : Culture Collection

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