Reche, Otto

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Reche, Otto Gender: M
Carl Otto Reche
born on 24 May 1879 at 16:30 (= 4:30 PM )
Place Glatz, Germany, 50n27, 16e39
Timezone LMT m16e39 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 03°03' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 11°04 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 28°01'

Otto Reche (1939)
photo: Unknown, license cc-by-sa-3.0-de


German anthropologist and professor from Glatz (Kłodzko), Prussian Silesia. He was active in researching whether there was a correlation between blood types and race. Once a member of the Nazi Party, he remained active in anthropological issues following the downfall of Nazi Germany. Reche died near Hamburg on 23 March 1966.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield cites birth certificate quoted in "Rasse ist Schicksal: Otto Reche (1879 - 1966). Ein Leben als Anthropologe und Völkerkundler" by Katja Geisenhainer (Evangelische Verlagsanstalt, 2002), p. 24: "zu Glatz in seiner Wohnung am vierundzwanzigsten Mai des Jahres tausend acht hundert siebzig und neun Nachmittags um vier ein halb Uhr ein Kind männlichen Geschlechts geboren worden sie, welches den Vornamen Carl Otto erhalten habe." [Abridged translation: born in his apartment at Glatz on the twenty-fourth of May in the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy-nine in the afternoon at four and a half o'clock: a child of the male sex, named Carl Otto.]


  • Vocation : Science : Anthropology