Fechner, Gustav

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Gustav Fechner
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Fechner, Gustav Gender: M
Fechner, Gustav Theodor
born on 19 April 1801 at 17:00 (= 5:00 PM )
Place Grossarchen, Germany, 51n33, 14e43
Timezone LMT m14e43 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 29°05' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 12°29 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 08°39'


German philosopher, psychologist, naturalist and physicist. He studied the relationship between the strength of stimulus and the intensity of sensation, therefore discovering and developing "psycho-physics."

Fechner died 11/18/1887, Leipzig.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Death, Cause unspecified 18 November 1887 at 12:00 noon in Leipzig, Austria (Age 86)
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Source Notes

Cirkels quotes Ebertin. Lescaut quotes Ebertin for biography.


  • Vocation : Science : Physics
  • Vocation : Healing Fields : Psychologist
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Psycho-physics)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 86, quite old for time period)
  • Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Philosopher/ Humanist