Peary, Robert Edwin

From Astro-Databank
Revision as of 07:16, 8 April 2009 by (Talk) (Imported from Astrodatabank)

Jump to: navigation, search
Portrait of Robert Edwin Peary (click to view image source)
Robert Edwin Peary
(to view image author and license, click here)
Name
Peary, Robert Edwin Gender: M
born on 6 May 1856 at 12:04 (= 12:04 PM )
Place Cresson PA, USA, 40n27, 78w35
Timezone LMT m78w35 (is local mean time)
Data source
Orig source not known
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 16°19' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 14°32 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 25°00'



Biography

American Admiral, engineer and scientist. Working with the Civil Engineer Corp. of the U.S. Navy, he took part in the survey of the Nicaragua Canal route 1885-1887. He was the first man to reach the North Pole 4/06/1909 and proved it to be in the center of a vast sea covered with ice. Peary also established that Greenland was an island.

Peary died of pernicious anemia 2/20/1920, Washington, DC.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • child relationship with Peary, Marie (born 12 September 1893)

Events

Source Notes

Sabian Symbols No.759

Categories

  • Vocation : Travel : Adventurer
  • Vocation : Military : Military career
  • Vocation : Travel : Explorer (Greenland and North Pole)
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book
  • Vocation : Engineer : Mechanical (Civil Engineer Corp.)