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Regiomontanus Gender: M
Camillus Johann Müller aus Königsberg
born on 6 June 1436 Jul.Cal. (15 June 1436 greg.) at 16:40 (= 4:40 PM )
Place Unfinden (Königsberg/Bayern), Germany, 50n06, 10e34
Timezone LMT m10e34 (is local mean time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 24°10' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 22°23 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 15°32'


German mathematician, astronomer, astrologer, translator, instrument maker and Catholic bishop. He studied mathematics and Ptolemy's Almagest in Latin, constructed an observatory at Nurnberg and founded a printing office. He published ephemerides for 1475-1506. Regiomontanus was noted as a reformer of the calendar, a humanist, a publisher of an ephemeris, tables for primary directions and astrological almanacs, a collector of astrological texts, author and translator of the fundamental principles of astrology.

He died of pestilence, 7/06/1476, Rome.

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  • Death by Disease July 1476 (greg.) (Pestilence, age 40 in nine days)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Taeger quotes a reconstruction of his self drawn horoscope in Astrolog No.4/1988. (The correction of LMT to LMT is minus 14 seconds).

Kraum quotes a horoscope cast by Gauricus given in NAJ 4/1935 for 4:40 PM, Franconia, Germany.

Penfield Collection quotes Notable Nnativies for 5:00 PM. Tony Joseph quotes Wangemann for 3:15 PM, Konigsberg.

James Holden quotes Cardan and Gaurico for 4:40 PM, "the birth was probably a third of the hour before 5:00 PM as shown on the sundial." (June 6 OS)


  • Traits : Mind : Exceptional mind
  • Vocation : Occult Fields : Astrologer
  • Vocation : Science : Astronomy
  • Vocation : Science : Mathematics/ Statistics
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (Ephemeridies)
  • Notable : Famous : Historic figure
  • Notable : Book Collection : Occult/ Misc. Collection