Leeuwenhoek, Anton Van

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Leeuwenhoek, Anton Van Gender: M
born on 24 October 1632 (greg.) at 04:46 (= 04:46 AM )
Place Delft, Netherlands, 52n00, 4e21
Timezone LMT m4e21 (is local mean time)
Data source
Orig source not known
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Wemyss
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 01°16' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 17°10 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 10°10'

Anton Van Leeuwenhoek


Dutch naturalist and scientist, called "The Father of Microbiology" as he revealed a new world of microscopic life through his observations.

He married in July 1654 Barbara de Mey (-1666). They got five children , but only Maria survived infancy.

He died 26 Augustus 1723, Delft, Netherlands.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Wemyss gives 4:30 AM LAT in Modern Astrology 10/1932 (October 14, 1632 OS) Americana Encyclopedia gives October 24, 1632, no style designation. (PC gives November 3, 1632 as NS and 4:30 AM as spec.)


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 90)
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Microbiology)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Occult/ Misc. Collection