De Foucauld, Charles

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De Foucauld, Charles Gender: M
Charles Eugène de Foucauld
born on 15 September 1858 at 17:00 (= 5:00 PM )
Place Strasbourg, France, 48n35, 7e45
Timezone LMT m7e45 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 22°31' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 27°36 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 19°05'

Charles De Foucauld (around 1907)


French adventurer who gained fame with his expeditions in Morocco. As a youth, he had been known as a wastrel, dissolute, greedy and lazy. When he discovered the magic and adventure of the desert, he embraced the rough life of self-abnegation as a desert anchorite until he was shot to death by tribesmen 12/01/1916.

Link to Wikipedia biography



Source Notes

Astrology Quarterly Fall/1954 quotes Anne Freemantle "Desert Calling".

Sy Scholfield quotes 5 a.m. from "The Sword and the Cross: Two Men and an Empire of Sand" by Fergus Fleming (Grove, 2003), p. 20: "Charles Eugène, Vicomte de Foucauld, was born at 5 a.m., 15 September 1858, in 3 Place de Broglie, Strasbourg, the main town of the province of Alsace."


  • Traits : Personality : Disciplined (Took to the rough life of desert)
  • Traits : Personality : Incompetent (Worthless when young)
  • Passions : Criminal Victim : Homicide victim (Shot)
  • Vocation : Travel : Adventurer (Expeditions in Moroco)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Crime Collection